Definitions

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  • proper n. A member of a fictional, primitive race of teddy-bear-like creatures.

Etymologies

1983, coined by George Lucas from the syllabic reverse of Wookiee. The name first appeared in the end titles of the film Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Galifianakis 'piercing eyes, from the mass of hair that engulfs his head in Ewok-like splendor, read life like a laser, and ache at his sadness, or surrender to its immensity.

    Brian Ross: HuffPo Movie Review: It's Kind of a Funny Story (Really Is)

  • Risharra the Klingon said ... the only thing worse than an Ewok is a tribble ... do not trust them Vader!!

    Vader's Pastorale

  • 6 Slap those steaks on the plasma grill and cook thoroughly -- raw Ewok is poisonous!

    Ewok Cook-Out

  • Chaz Bono proposes to girlfriend on 'Being Chaz' VIDEO | HULIQ Chaz Bono talks 'DWTS,' sex reassignment, being called an Ewok and Cher Click here to leave a comment.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • However, the exclusion of certain terms even in later drafts is still notable.) this article by Dan Vebber about how the word "Ewok" - a household term - is never actually spoken in

    Daring Fireball

  • Turns out Wicket the Ewok is a NintendoWare Weekly: NyxQuest, Super Star Wars, Brain Age Express

    Joystiq

  • Learned where the candidates stand on any issues that don't rhyme with "Ewok" or "Wealth Fare"?

    Rachel Haimowitz: The Road Goes Ever On, But the View of the Campaign Trail Never Changes

  • Skate Mental has released a bunch of prolific and humorous goodies over the last few months, and this "Ewok" T-Shirt is no exception.

    CtotheJL

  • In Old Colorado City, Deb's Coffee House (agiasophiacoffeeshop. com) sets you up to sip in a lavish classic bookstore. geocities. com / spice_of_life_colorado) offers the closest to a coffee-shop atmosphere, while The Maté Factor (685-3235) - playfully called the Ewok village for its architecture by some - steers many from caffeine to mateine.

    Colorado Springs Independent

  • Pekingese: The No. 2 dog at last year's Westminster, Malachi looks like a baby Ewok...but he's a favorite.

    Westminster Dog Show 2012—as it happened

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