gnome


gnome

noun

Definition of GNOME

an imaginary being usually having a small human form and magical powers <in Europe, gnomes are thought to guard underground treasure, so that may be why statues of them are commonly placed in gardens>
Synonyms brownie, dwarf, elf, faerie (also faery), fay, gnome, goblin, gremlin, hobgoblin, kobold, leprechaun, pixie (also pixy), puck, sprite, troll

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