Definition of merman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈmɜːmæn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɜːrmæn//
(pl. mermen
BrE BrE//ˈmɜːmen//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɜːrmen//
jump to other results
(in stories) a creature with a man’s head and body and a fish’s tail instead of legs, like a male mermaid
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: merman