Definition of draconic in English:


Pronunciation /drəˈkänik/ /drəˈkɑnɪk/


  • 1(of a law or treatment) very harsh and severe.

    ‘draconic punishment succeeded in putting a stop to the plundering’
    • ‘the draconic treatment for chronic pancreatitis is removal of the whole organ’
  • 2Characteristic of or resembling a dragon.

    • ‘suddenly, his draconic form changed into that of a handsome, well-built elven youth’