ape-man ape-man

Definition(s):

  1. (n) hypothetical organism formerly thought to be intermediate between apes and human beings
  2. (n) a person assumed to have been raised by apes

Usage(s):

  1. Soon you could have an ape-man throw a bone in the air and--blink--it's an orbiting spaceship.
  2. Soon you could have an ape-man throw a bone in the air and blink it's an orbiting spaceship.
  3. But the ape-man's triumph was costly.

News

  • ‘Human fish' had a life filled with aquatic exploits

    Dubbed "the human fish," Newt Perry is most often remembered for his performance as a swim double for Johnny Weissmuller, the yodeling ape-man in the "Tarzan" movies of the 1930s and '40s.
    on August 14, 2013     Source: The Ocala Star-Banner

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