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Synonyms for goblin
ˈgɒb lɪngob·lin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. goblin, hob, hobgoblinnoun

    (folklore) a small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings

    hob, hobgoblin, pixy, imp, elf, bugbear, pixie, gremlin, brownie

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  1. goblinnoun

    hobgoblin, spectre, sprite, frightful apparition, evil spirit

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. goblinnoun

    gnome, hobgoblin, spectre, bugaboo

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "goblin":

    leprechaun, brownie, elf, frosted, fool

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  1. Spider-Man:

    J. Jonah Jameson Hoffman, run down to the patent office and market the name Green Goblin. I want a quarter every time someone says it.

  2. Spider-Man:

    Green Goblin We are who we choose to be... now, CHOOSE.

  3. Molly Bair:

    I'm kind of, I guess, embracing that alien, rat, demon, goblin, gremlin sort of vibe and going with it.

  4. Ted Cruz:

    I did think it was fitting the debate occurred the week of Halloween because the moderators were doing everything they could to ask every candidate 'Are you more of ghoul or a goblin?'.

  5. William Shakespeare:

    Angels and ministers of grace defend us.Be thou a spirit of health, or goblin damned,Bring with thee airs from heaven, or blasts from hell,Be thy intents wicked, or charitable,Thou com'st in such a questionable shape,That I will speak to thee.

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