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Synonyms for cannibal

a person who eats human flesh

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Parts of a female body had been found in a bucket earlier in the month on land linked to the academy, where the cannibal family lived in a hostel.
Comic deformation is the narrative strategy that allows the Cannibal writers to twist realism into estranged realism.
I'm making the film sound smart, and it really isn't; but I guess it's surprisingly smart for a trashy, ultra-violent cannibal movie.
The Sparkhill-born 53 yearold returned to Birmingham in 1984 to start the band Fine Young Cannibals with two former members of The Beat, Andy Cox and Dave Steele.
As per media reports rumors are circulating persistently since the last one week that the cannibals are roaming freely in the areas of Bahar Kahu, Taramri Khanna pull at federal capital and Shams Abad, Sadiq Abad, Dhok Ali Akbar and suburbs in Rawalpindi and they are targeting the children and adults wherever they find them alone.
The UK study of almost 3,500 consumer goods launches including savoury snacks, laundry, soft drinks and skin care showed that 60% of new product launches were either zombie or cannibal products.
My co-writers, Gordon Davidson and Alan Wilkinson, came up with the idea of cannibal women.
A play such as Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus is particularly rich in the light it sheds on this matter, both in terms of the implicit critique of meat it makes and in the co-location of the cannibal within a highly charged sexual atmosphere that it presents.
The Swedish cannibal went for only the lips, while a Tokyo man reportedly cooked and served his genitals to the highest bidders.
In his book on medicinal cannibalism, he suggests for well over 200 years, even as they denounced the barbaric cannibals of the New World, educated Europeans applied, drank, or wore powdered Egyptian mummy, human fat, flesh, bone, blood, brains and skin.
In this important work, the author deals with the European obsession with anthropophagy/cannibalism and the manner in which leading European thinkers such as Hobbes, Locke, Bacon, Hume, Montaigne, Montequieu, Rousseau, Voltaire, and Malthus employed the trope of the cannibal in multiple discussions of "natural law.
We have teamed up with LEGO and Disney [umlaut] to offer three readers the chance to each win one White Cap Bay set and one Cannibal Escape.
Summary: Police in Slovakia have arrested an alleged would-be cannibal but only after he was wounded in a gunbattle with police.
CROSSBOW Cannibal suspect Stephen Griffiths is having psychiatric tests to see if he is fit to stand trial.
The former public schoolboy, who attended the private Queen Elizabeth Grammar School in Wakefield in his teens was asked for his name during his first appearance at Bradford Magistrates' Court on May 28, Griffiths replied: "The Crossbow Cannibal.