Definitions for Viperˈvaɪ pər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. viper(noun)

    venomous Old World snakes characterized by hollow venom-conducting fangs in the upper jaw

GCIDE

  1. viper(n.)

    Loosely, any venomous or presumed venomous snake.

  2. Origin: [F. vipre, L. vipera, probably contr. fr. vivipera; vivus alive + parere to bring forth, because it was believed to be the only serpent that brings forth living young. Cf. Quick, a., Parent, Viviparous, Wivern, Weever.]

Wiktionary

  1. viper(Noun)

    A poisonous snake in the family Viperidae.

  2. Origin: From vipera.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Viper(adj)

    any one of numerous species of Old World venomous makes belonging to Vipera, Clotho, Daboia, and other genera of the family Viperidae

  2. Viper(adj)

    a dangerous, treacherous, or malignant person

  3. Origin: [F. vipre, L. vipera, probably contr. fr. vivipera; vivus alive + parere to bring forth, because it was believed to be the only serpent that brings forth living young. Cf. Quick, a., Parent, Viviparous, Wivern, Weever.]

Freebase

  1. Viper

    Viper is a Brazilian heavy metal band formed in 1985 initially highly influenced by Iron Maiden and the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, later developing a very particular sound.


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