Definition of Ogreish

1. a. Resembling an ogre; having the character or appearance of an ogre; suitable for an ogre.



Definition of Ogreish

1. Adjective. resembling an ogre ¹

2. Adjective. cruel and wicked ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ogreish

1. resembling an ogre [adj] - See also: ogre

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ogreish

ogive
ogives
ogle
ogled
ogler
oglers
ogles
ogling
oglings
oglio
oglios
ogmic
ogonek
ogoneks
ogre
ogreish (current term)
ogreishly
ogreism
ogreisms
ogres
ogress
ogresses
ogrish
ogrishly
ogrism
ogrisms
ogry
oh-dark-thirty
oh-oh
oh God

Literary usage of Ogreish

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1. Glencreggan by Cuthbert Bede (1861)
"An ogreish Proposition. — Scotch Sweets. — The Sleep of a Grouse- shooter. THE shooters are working round to another beat, and here comes old ..."

2. Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens (1908)
"As he wiped his dripping whiskers in an ogreish way, he met her eyes, and pausing, said, with no very gentle voice: "Well?" " Was such an absolute Booby ..."

3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1876)
"The little toads saw them at once, and their big goggle eyes gleamed with ogreish satisfaction. Quicker than the feat can be recorded one of the ..."

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