Definition of Frankenstein in English:
1.1 (also Frankenstein's monster) [as noun] A thing that becomes terrifying or destructive to its maker.
- No matter how tight the American grip on this trial, there's a risk that it will turn into a Frankenstein's monster.
- It is a monstrosity reminiscent of Blair's Dome and Frankenstein's monster.
- People hate to admit it, but the City created most of these corporate Frankensteins.
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