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- adj. Like a gorgon; very ugly or terrifying.
- n. Vicious female monsters from Greek mythology with sharp fangs and hair of living, venomous snakes.
- n. An intimidating, ugly, or disgusting woman.
From Ancient Greek Γοργώ (Gorgō), from γοργός (gorgos, "terrible"). (Wiktionary)