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A monster is a legendary creature that inspires fear or horror. Often these fictional creatures turn out to be based on some scientific truth.
In some cases a first encounter with an alien can cause fear of monsters. (Star Trek: First Contact)
Many worlds have creatures that resemble Earth's sea monsters. (TAS: "The Ambergris Element"; VOY: "Thirty Days")
On Earth during the holiday of Halloween people often dress as various monsters. (TOS: "Catspaw")
The Bajoran people saw the Cardassians as monsters, something with which Tekeny Ghemor agreed. (DS9: "Ties of Blood and Water")
Charles Tucker III was a big fan of "monster movies".
Doctor Kila Marr called the Crystalline Entity that was responsible for her son's death a monster. (TNG: "Silicon Avatar")
After Jake Sisko saw his father Benjamin return to normal time, explaining it to Jadzia Dax made him feel "like a child insisting his parents check under his bed for monsters". (DS9: "The Visitor")
Julian Bashir once claimed that the word "monster" was "acceptable" in describing genetically engineered people. (DS9: "Doctor Bashir, I Presume")
Dukat was called a monster by several people, something he thought was unfair. (DS9: "Waltz", "Wrongs Darker Than Death or Night")
Neelix helped Naomi Wildman get to sleep by searching the quarters for monsters, even such places as the replicator. (VOY: "Mortal Coil")