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Synonyms for ghoul

a perversely bad, cruel, or wicked person

Synonyms for ghoul

someone who takes bodies from graves and sells them for anatomical dissection

an evil spirit or ghost

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30 From here we continue through Wadi Ghul, where we can explore the old ruins of its abandoned village.
DC Comics fans were quick to point out the connection between Ra's al Ghul and the Lazarus Pit, which exists mostly in "Batman" comics.
While Ghul was later subjected to enhanced interrogations, the Senate report contends that Ghul provided information that led to bin Laden's courier through traditional interrogation -- before he faced anything resembling torture.
In a statement to the press after the meeting, the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister described the meeting as positive, indicating that he conveyed to President Al-Bashir the greetings of Turkey President, Abdalla Ghul, and the Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdo?
4 Km); Mattah Al Turuq - Qriaha road in the Wilayat of Adam (18 Km); Bisya - Tawi Jawar- Al Rusais road in the Wilayat of Bahla (36 Km), Al Ghalil - Jarir - Akabat Al Biyout road in the Niyabat of Al Jabal Al Akhdar in the Wilyat of Nizwa (11 Km); Wadi Ghul - Al Rahba - Sint road in the wilayats of Al Hamra and Ibri (11 Km); Al Mahyoul - Birkat Al Mooz road in the wilayats of Manah and Nizwa (11 Km).
The tribal elders including Haji Ghul, Alam Khan and Malik Gul Alam and others appreciated the government of Japan for its assistance saying the construction of schools and water schemes would be remembered for ever.
American comic book history is filled with devious and dastardly Arab and Muslim super villains, like Ra's Al Ghul, a genocidal maniac who turns biological weapons on his enemies, or the criminal mastermind and terrorist Sheikh Yusif Al Bialyii.
An encounter with wily cat burglar Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway) draws Bruce into the orbit of hulking terrorist Bane (Tom Hardy), who intends to complete the work of Ra's al Ghul (Liam Neeson) and destroy Gotham.
Lieutenant Colonel Dr Salah Al Ghul, Cultural Director at the Secretariat-General of the Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister's office, urged the public to enhance cooperation with the police by reporting on any violators.
Taj Ghul, from the Khyber tribal region, said he and his extended family had boosted their rations by selling the family's vehicles to buy extra food but that money has run out.
Earlier this year Liam secretly reprised his role as Ra's al Ghul when the Batman trilogy ended.
His quest takes him to a hellish Bhutanese prison, where an enigmatic stranger, Henri Ducard (Liam Nee-son), introduces him to the League of Shadows, an ancient society of warrior crime fighters led by the mysterious Ra's al Ghul.
An encounter with wily cat burglar Selina Kyle (Hathaway) draws Bruce into the orbit of hulking terrorist Bane (Hardy), who intends to complete the work of Ra's al Ghul (Liam Neeson) and destroy Gotham and its money-oriented denizens.
An encounter with wily cat burglar Selina Kyle (Hathaway) draws Bruce into the orbit of hulking terrorist Bane (Hardy), who intends to com-plete the work of Ra's al Ghul (Liam Neeson) and destroy Gotham and its money-oriented denizens.