noun see ghoul

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ghoulishness — ghoul ► NOUN 1) an evil spirit or phantom, especially one supposed to rob graves and feed on dead bodies. 2) a person morbidly interested in death or disaster. DERIVATIVES ghoulish adjective ghoulishly adverb ghoulishness noun. ORIGIN Arabic,… …   English terms dictionary

  • ghoulishness — See ghoulish. * * * …   Universalium

  • ghoulishness — noun The quality of being ghoulish …   Wiktionary

  • ghoulishness — n. hideousness; monstrousness, fiendishness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ghoulishness — ghoul·ish·ness …   English syllables

  • ghoulishness — See: ghoulish …   English dictionary

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  • ghoul — noun Etymology: Arabic ghūl Date: 1786 1. a legendary evil being that robs graves and feeds on corpses 2. one suggestive of a ghoul; especially one who shows morbid interest in things considered shocking or repulsive • ghoulish adjective •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Ghoul — A ghoul is a monster from ancient Arabian folklore that dwells in burial grounds and other uninhabited places. The English word comes from the Arabic name for the creature: الغول ghūl , which literally means demon . [cite web|title= ghoul… …   Wikipedia

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