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Synonyms for incubus

a male demon believed to lie on sleeping persons and to have sexual intercourse with sleeping women

a situation resembling a terrifying dream


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someone who depresses or worries others

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She meditated continually how the incubus could be shaken off her life--how she could be freed from this hateful bond to a being whom she at once despised as an imbecile, and dreaded as an inquisitor.
It is much more likely that the blackmailed person would try to kill his incubus, rather than that the blackmailer would try to kill the goose that lays his golden egg.
The first is how the murderer managed to slip off the dead man's coat, when he was already pinned to the ground with that stone incubus.
American rock band Incubus, whose return engagement to Manila has been eagerly awaited, performs Feb.
Excitement sparks among Filipino fans as iconic rock band Incubus announced its widely anticipated return to Manila this February 17 at the The Big Dome.
When Ethan discovers Lena hanging out with Incubus John Breed, he fears he has lost her.
Incubus lead guitarist Mike Einziger has been thinking about this very question for a year.
Their cats have been left too frightened to go upstairs after the first floor was invaded by three ghosts including a dreaded incubus demon.
your knees; your dance unlocks Cat's cradle, spider-baby, incubus.
As part of the 2011 Yasalam programme, the emirate also welcomed hard rock legends Metallica (pictured above), Britney Spears, Incubus, Jay Sean, and Sophie Ellis-Bextor among others.
Indeed, what was Incubus, a band that have been off the radar for years, doing playing at the F1 show at all, occupying the same slot as Britney Spears and, lest we forget, Sir Paul McCartney.
Tonight is the rock fans' night, as the Yas concert stage belongs to British veterans The Cult, together with American rock band Incubus.
INCUBUS Wolverhampton Civic Hall US FUNK metal band Incubus have been around for two decades, but judging by gig (their first on their UK tour) they're still in great shape.
Multiplatinum rock band Incubus decided to ratchet that kind of connection up more than a few levels.
American rock band Incubus and British hard rock band The Cult will perform on the second night and British music legend Sir Paul McCartney will wrap up the spectacular three-night after-race concert series on the final night.