Associations to the word «Hag»


HAG, noun. A witch, sorceress, or enchantress; a wizard.
HAG, noun. (pejorative) An ugly old woman.
HAG, noun. A fury; a she-monster.
HAG, noun. A hagfish; an eel-like marine marsipobranch, Myxine glutinosa, allied to the lamprey, with a suctorial mouth, labial appendages, and a single pair of gill openings.
HAG, noun. A hagdon or shearwater.
HAG, noun. An appearance of light and fire on a horse's mane or a man's hair.
HAG, noun. The fruit of the hagberry, Prunus padus.
HAG, noun. A small wood, or part of a wood or copse, which is marked off or enclosed for felling, or which has been felled.
HAG, noun. A quagmire; mossy ground where peat or turf has been cut.
HAG, verb. (transitive) To harass; to weary with vexation.
HAG MOTH, noun. Phobetron pithecium, a moth of the family Limacodidae.

Dictionary definition

HAG, noun. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
HAG, noun. Eellike cyclostome having a tongue with horny teeth in a round mouth surrounded by eight tentacles; feeds on dead or trapped fishes by boring into their bodies.

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