What are some alternative words for gremlin?

Synonyms for gremlin
ˈgrɛm lɪn

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term gremlin.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. elf, hob, gremlin, pixie, pixy, brownie, imp(noun)

    (folklore) fairies that are somewhat mischievous

    Synonyms:
    monkey, rascal, scallywag, pixy, pyxie, scamp, brownie, pixie, goblin, hobgoblin, imp, scalawag, rapscallion, elf, hob, extremely low frequency

Editors Contribution

  1. defect

    a gremlin is an aircraft term for some mysterious kink in the proper workings of onboard systems, a systems "manufacturer's defect" or danger point

    the ailerons deployed opposite one another causing a near fatal spin

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "gremlin":

    phantom

How to pronounce gremlin?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say gremlin in sign language?

  1. gremlin

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#6182monkey
#9683phantom
#11549elf
#13207imp
#20156hob
#21387rascal
#25578goblin
#25750pixie
#26788brownie
#29709scamp
#53419gremlin
#84492pixy
#99197hobgoblin
#285443scallywag

How to use gremlin in a sentence?

  1. Molly Bair:

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


Translations for gremlin

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for gremlin »

Translation

Find a translation for the gremlin synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of gremlin

  1. gremlin

Discuss these gremlin synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "gremlin." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 25 Jan. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/gremlin>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for gremlin?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    A synonym of "kittenish"
    • A. frisky
    • B. sober
    • C. serious
    • D. unplayful

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for gremlin:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.