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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (folklore) a small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings.

Usage examples (33)
  • So Patty got out of what she called her goblin clothes, but was still giggling at them as she hung them away in the wardrobe.
  • What do you call a goblin who gets too close to a bonfire?
  • A car runs over the bugbear while the fae escapes and the goblin is tied up.
  • The goblin was a head shorter than the plainsman, but almost twice as heavy. for more
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