HyperDic: ogre

English > 2 senses of the word ogre:
NOUNperson ogre, monster, fiend, devil, demona cruel wicked and inhuman person
person ogre(folklore) a giant who likes to eat human beings
ogre > pronunciation
Rhymesagar ... younger: 63 rhymes with ger...
English > ogre: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA cruel wicked and inhuman person.
Synonymsmonster, fiend, devil, demon
Narrowerdemoniacsomeone who acts as if possessed by a demon
Broaderunpleasant person, disagreeable personA person who is not pleasant or agreeable
Spanishdemonio, diablo, fiera, malvado, monstruo, ogro
Catalandiable, dimoni, fera, monstre, ogre
English > ogre: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(folklore) a giant who likes to eat human beings.
CategoryfolkloreThe unwritten lore (stories and proverbs and riddles and songs) of a culture
Narrowerogress(folklore) a female ogre
BroadergiantAn imaginary figure of superhuman size and strength

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