bogeyman

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Synonyms for bogeyman

an imaginary monster used to frighten children

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In recent months, UPI has picked up "Phantom of the Opera" for Australia and New Zealand, Zhang Yimou's "Hero" for France, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's "21 Grams" for Latin America and the Sam Raimi-produced "Boogyman" for the U.K.
And then Orientalists and idiots talk about how We can't have democracy in the Middle East Because of what happened in Gaza A Hamas boogyman wrapped in democratic elections Rahm Emanuel wants to educate me and my people about democracy gone wrong Why doesn't try implementing one Israel first?