Examples of ogre in a Sentence
The book portrays their father as an ogre who mistreated them.
a horror movie filled with ogres and demons of every description
Recent Examples of ogre from the Web
Now a teenager, the strong-willed Ella must outwit her evil stepmother, escape hungry ogres and hold on to her best friend, all while getting rid of the troublesome curse and finding her own voice.
When Lord Farquaad of Dulac (Christian Arrubia) banishes the fairy-tale folk to Shrek’s stinky abode, the ogre sets out on a quest to regain his swamp seclusion.
The Turpin children have been under the control of an ogre (or two) for a very long time.
Dull spades, floppy pruners and beat up hoes can turn even the most even-tempered gardener into an ogre.
Click play below to see secret-princess Daniella Perkins kicking some major ogre and fire-breathing troll butt in Seventeen.com's exclusive first look trailer of the magical new show!
The institute, defined by concrete floors and giant, ugly machines, is a cross between an ogre's dungeon and a mad scientist's lab, and sure enough, both a monster and a madman soon enter the story.
Twitter user @_haybayy recently posted a photo featuring a full Shrek beauty look, including scribbled-on bold brows and an ogre headband.
Take the reclusive ogre-faced spider, with its large fangs and bulging, oversized middle eyes.
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OGRE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ogre for English Language Learners
: an ugly giant in children's stories that eats people
: someone or something that is very frightening, cruel, or difficult to deal with
OGRE Defined for Kids
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