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Synonyms for bugbearˈbʌgˌbɛər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bogeyman, bugbear, bugaboo, boogeyman, booger(noun)

    an imaginary monster used to frighten children

    Synonyms:
    bugbear, booger, boogeyman, bogeyman, hobgoblin, bugaboo

  2. bugbear, hobgoblin(noun)

    an object of dread or apprehension

    Synonyms:
    hob, hobgoblin, bugaboo, goblin, boogeyman, booger, bugbear, bogeyman

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bugbear(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hobgoblin, spectre, ogre, BUGABOO, POKER, gorgon, hydra, frightful object, raw head and bloody bones


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