Ghoul - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡuːl|  American pronunciation of the word ghoul
Brit.  |ɡuːl|  British pronunciation of the word ghoul

noun

- someone who takes bodies from graves and sells them for anatomical dissection (syn: graverobber)
- an evil spirit or ghost

Examples

...in Arabic folklore, ghouls could change their shapes but had one unchanging feature: donkey's hooves for feet...

Word forms

noun
singular: ghoul
plural: ghouls
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