Mutant Definition

myo͝otnt
mutants
noun
mutants

An organism that exhibits mutation.

Webster's New World
In science fiction, an organism monstrously altered, as by radiation.
Webster's New World
One that is suggestive of a genetic mutant, as in bizarre appearance or inaptitude.
American Heritage

(informal) Someone or something that seems strange, abnormal, or bizarre.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
adjective
Having to do with or undergoing mutation.
Webster's New World
Suggestive of a genetic mutant.
American Heritage
(informal) Strange, abnormal, or bizarre.
Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Mutant

Noun

Singular:
mutant
Plural:
mutants

Origin of Mutant

  • Latin mūtāns, mūtant- present participle of mūtāre to change mutate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Latin mutans, present participle of mutare.

    From Wiktionary

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