Associations to the word «Elvis»


ELVIS, proper noun. A male given name, possibly derived from the surname Elwes.
ELVIS, proper noun. Elvis Presley (1935-1977), a popular American rock-and-roll singer.
ELVIS, noun. An impersonator of Elvis Presley.
ELVIS SANDWICH, noun. A sandwich consisting of toasted bread with peanut butter, sliced or mashed banana, and sometimes bacon.
ELVIS SANDWICHES, noun. Plural of Elvis sandwich
ELVIS TAXON, noun. (paleontology) A taxon that has been misidentified as having re-emerged in the fossil record after a period of presumed extinction, but is not actually a descendant of the original taxon, instead having developed a similar morphology through convergent evolution.

Dictionary definition

ELVIS, noun. Street name for lysergic acid diethylamide.

Wise words

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.