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ghoul (plural ghouls)
- (mythology, Arabic demonology) A demon said to feed on corpses.
- A graverobber.
- A person with an undue interest in death and corpses, or more generally in things that are revolting and repulsive.
- (derogatory, slang) A person with a callous or uncaring attitude to human life and suffering, particularly when prioritising economic concerns.
- Portuguese: ghoul
a spirit said to feed on corpses
ghoul m (plural ghouls)