ghou·​lie | \ ˈgü-lē How to pronounce ghoulie (audio) \

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Examples of ghoulie in a Sentence

a tale of a decrepit mansion haunted by a gallery of ghoulies
Recent Examples on the Web Ghosties and ghoulies and Stephen King beasties: TV has become a hellscape of our literal and metaphorical fears. Tribune News Service, cleveland, "From ‘Stranger Things’ to “Castle Rock’: How horror took over television," 27 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of ghoulie

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Ghoulie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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