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demon

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of DEMON

1
an evil spirit <only in rare cases is the ancient rite of exorcism performed to cast out a troublesome demon>
Related Words hag [archaic], lamia, vampire; incubus, nightmare, succubus; afreet (or afrit), genie, jinni (or jinn also djinni or djinn); apparition, banshee, bogey (also bogie or bogy), bugbear, familiar, familiar spirit, genius, phantasm (also fantasm), phantom, poltergeist, shade, shadow, specter (or spectre), spirit, spook, vision, wraith; brownie, dwarf, elf, faerie (also faery), fairy, fay, gnome, goblin, gremlin, hobgoblin, kobold, leprechaun, pixie (also pixy), puck, sprite, troll; monster, ogre
Near Antonyms angel
2
a source of persistent emotional distress <a man who was finally able to conquer his demons and kick his drug habit>
Related Words bĂȘte noire, bogey (also bogie or bogy), bugaboo, bugbear, hobgoblin, ogre

Variants of DEMON

demon or daemon
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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