noun: A hobgoblin, scarecrow, or a person of frightening appearance.
- scarecrow Definition: (noun) An effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds. Synonyms: straw man. Usage: She was determined, therefore, to contrive as lifelike a scarecrow as ever was seen … so that it should begin its sentinel's duty that very morning. Discuss
- facies noun: 1. General appearance. 2. In medicine, a distinctive appearance associated with a pathological condition. 3. In geology, a body of rock with specific characteristics.
- have-not Definition: (noun) A person with few or no possessions. Synonyms: poor person. Usage: The have-nots of the world often do not have access to the technology that many others take for granted. Discuss
- wrangler noun: 1. A cowboy who takes care of horses. 2. A person who engages in debates, quarrels, or disputes. 3. A person who handles animals, puppets, babies, unruly humans, etc., especially on a film set.