What does the word ghoul mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A demon supposed to prey on corpses.

Usage examples for ghoul

  1. He's taken on the attributes of the djinn, the vampire, the ghoul, the werewolf, and every other horror and hobgoblin that the mind of man has conjured up in the past half million years. – Anything You Can Do ... by Gordon Randall Garrett