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ogre
American English: /ˈoʊɡər/
British English: /ˈəʊɡə/

Translation of ogre in Spanish:

noun

  • she's such an ogre
    ¡es un ogro! [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Ella's journey to find a way to break the spell has its own dangers as she meets up with elves, ogres, giants, fairies, and of course a very charming prince.
    • A comic-fantasy-adventure filled with magic and music, ogres and elves, giants and wicked stepsisters, the film revisits a classic fairy-tale world with a distinctly 21st century twist.
    • When you're a kid, you grow up on fairy tales, witches and giants and ogres.
    Example sentences
    • In fact, for all that he has been painted in some quarters as a manipulative ogre, one criticism that might be levelled at him is that he is too soft.
    • You visit a lot of cities when you're being chased by a giant marketing ogre.
    • It was then that Congress, under the leadership of those great ogres, voted by veto-proof majorities to end the arms embargo.

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