• Gorgon Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Anything very ugly or horrid.
  2. (n.) One of three fabled sisters, Stheno, Euryale, and Medusa, with snaky hair and of terrific aspect, the sight of whom turned the beholder to stone. The name is particularly given to Medusa.
  3. (a.) Like a Gorgon; very ugly or terrific; as, a Gorgon face.
  4. (n.) The brindled gnu. See Gnu.

• Gorgonia Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Any slender branched gorgonian.
  2. (n.) A genus of Gorgoniacea, formerly very extensive, but now restricted to such species as the West Indian sea fan (Gorgonia flabellum), sea plume (G. setosa), and other allied species having a flexible, horny axis.

• Gorgonzola Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A kind of Italian pressed milk cheese; -- so called from a village near Milan.