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- n. Something used or suggested to produce terror; a bugbear.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Something used or suggested to produce terror, as in children or persons of weak mind; a bugbear.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Something that excites needless fear; a hobgoblin; an object of terror.
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