noun Drac·u·la \ˈdrakyələ\

Definition of Dracula



  1. :  one who maintains a relationship like that of a vampire toward another by sapping his or her physical or emotional strength I wish I could find a truly cruel, fiendish woman, a sheer vicious Dracula — Calder Willingham

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Origin and Etymology of dracula

after Count Dracula, a vampire depicted in the novel Dracula (1897) by Bram Stoker †1912 British writer

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