from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A goblin or specter.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun obsolete A phantom or specter.
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- noun obsolete A
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She at length owned that she was an empuse (a sort of vampire), and that she had determined to cherish and pamper Menippus, that she might in the conclusion eat his flesh, and lap up his blood.