griffon

play
noun grif·fon \ˈgri-fən\

Definition of griffon

Origin and Etymology of griffon

French, literally, griffin


First Known Use: 1882


Learn More about griffon


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up griffon? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

not embarrassed or apologetic

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!