Definition of kobold in English:

kobold

Syllabification: ko·bold
Pronunciation: /ˈkōˌbôld
 
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noun

Germanic Mythology
  • 1A spirit that haunts houses or lives underground in caves or mines.
    More example sentences
    • As soon as you walk around in your own house with the lights off, some evil little kitchen kobold rushes out and rearranges all your furniture.

Origin

German Kobold.

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