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hag

noun

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  1. 1 a mean or ugly old woman <although she looks like a hag, she's really the sweetest old lady you could ever hope to meet> Synonyms beldam (or beldame), carline (or carlin) [chiefly Scottish], crone, hellcat, trot, witchRelated Words harpy, shrew, virago

  2. 2 a woman believed to have often harmful supernatural powers <falsely accused of being a hag who had caused the plague> Synonyms enchantress, witch, hex, sorceressRelated Words charmer, conjurer (or conjuror), enchanter, necromancer, voodoo, voodooist; magician, sorcerer, warlock, wizard




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