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addaword.gifdefinition of dybbuk

in Jewish folklore, a demon or a soul of a dead person that enters the body of a living person and controls that person's behaviour
His past failures haunted him like a dybbuk.
Submitted by: Ella from Philippines on 12/05/2011 10:52:00
Definition of dybbuk from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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