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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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One of the elders said the tribesmen would call a grand jirga of other tribes to appoint a mediator, who would contact the Azadkhel tribe asking them to follow the centuries-old customs of Kohistan and publicly declare the killing of the women, and if they had not followed the custom of killing women declared 'Ghul', they should clear their two men already arrested by the police, from the death sentence.
"She's coming back, she's going to be trained by Ra's al Ghul and she's going to be a lot more calm and centered.
Meanwhile, Ra's al Ghul's true motives and loyalties will remain a huge question mark as well.
Muscat : On our way to the Al Ayn Tombs from Wadi Ghul, we found this dirt road that took us on a more exciting drive through the mountains.
Summary: Washington DC [USA], May 16 (ANI): American comic book artist Neal Adams, the artist behind the now-classic Batman villain Ra's al Ghul, is all set to return with his most famous creation.
American actor Liam Neeson plays the villainous Ra's al Ghul in Christopher Nolan's "Batman Begins," but the character is of Arab descent in the DC Comic books.
The official added that an investigation was being conducted against Ghul Hassan Channa, ex-secretary, Board of Revenue, Sindh, and others on the charges of illegal allotment of government land to the 'land mafia'.
The immortal Ra's Al Ghul (Alexander Siddig) is actively plotting Gotham's destruction; Sofia Falcone (Crystal Reed) is an aspiring mob boss; and Jerome (Cameron Monaghan), who is long assumed to be the future Joker, plans some ghastly reunions.
His works include the reinvention of Batman's look to the blue-and-gray color scheme, aside from creating Batman villains Ra's al Ghul and Man-Bat.
Photos reveal that Nyssa Al Ghul (Katrina Law) will be helping the team.
WASHINGTON, Feb 16 (KUNA) -- An Al-Qaeda operative, identified as Ibrahim Harun, aka Spin Ghul, 47, was sentenced Friday to life in prison following his March 2017 trial conviction of multiple terrorism offenses.
The cool climate in the area could be an attractive selling point for GCC residents looking for luxury short stays or to spend time on the hiking trails in Wadi Ghul, the Ministry of Tourism pointed out, with special tariffs offered for Omanis and GCC residents.