Definition of heffalump in English:

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heffalump

Pronunciation:

noun

A child’s term for an elephant.
Example sentences
  • They believe that the heffalump is going come do some bad things to him.
  • Otherwise there's just Jim, who snores like a heffalump.
  • So watch the heffalump movie, then take the kids to see "Madagascar" because they're going to have a blast.

Origin

1920s: coined by A. A. Milne in Winnie-the-Pooh.

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