hag

The word “hag” has 1 syllable: hag.

It's pronounced as /hæɡ/.


What is synonym and antonym for hag?

In the thesaurus, “hag” has 3 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for hag along with examples of usage in sentences.


Synonyms for hag

  • crone
  • shrew
  • witch

Meanings of hag

  • noun
    1. A witch, sorceress, or enchantress; a wizard.
    2. An ugly old woman.
    3. A fury; a she-monster.
    4. A hagfish; one of various eel-like fish of the family Myxinidae, allied to the lamprey, with a suctorial mouth, labial appendages, and a single pair of gill openings.
    5. A hagdon or shearwater; one of various sea birds of the genus Puffinus.
    6. An appearance of light and fire on a horse's mane or a man's hair.
    7. The fruit of the hagberry, Prunus padus.
    8. Sleep paralysis.
    9. A small wood, or part of a wood or copse, which is marked off or enclosed for felling, or which has been felled.
    10. A quagmire; mossy ground where peat or turf has been cut.
  • verb
    1. To harass; to weary with vexation.

Example Sentences

  • The old forest was said to be haunted by a mysterious hag.
  • In the folk tale, a wicked hag cast a spell on the unsuspecting villagers.
  • The weary traveler claimed to have encountered a malevolent hag in the desolate moor.
  • Legends spoke of a cursed well guarded by an ancient water hag.
  • The children dared each other to enter the spooky cave rumored to be the dwelling place of a vengeful hag.

On this page you'll find 3 synonyms or another words to hag, such as: crone, shrew, witch.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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badgered

  • aggravated
  • ambivalent
  • annoyed
  • bashful
  • bedeviled
  • bothered
  • demure
  • diffident
  • exasperated
  • fearful
  • feeble
  • frightened
  • frustrated
  • gentle
  • haggled
  • harassed
  • harried
  • hassled
  • humble
  • irritated
  • modest
  • nervous
  • peeved
  • persecuted
  • pestered
  • plagued
  • provoked
  • teased
  • tested
  • tormented
  • tortured
  • tried
  • vexed
  • weak

bafflement

  • adversity
  • anxiety
  • bewilderment
  • blow
  • chagrin
  • complication
  • confusion
  • crisis
  • defeat
  • discontent
  • disenchantment
  • disillusionment
  • disorientation
  • dissatisfaction
  • embarrassment
  • failure
  • fog
  • frustration
  • inconvenience
  • letdown
  • misery
  • perplexity
  • predicament
  • pressure
  • puzzlement
  • regret
  • setback
  • stress
  • strife
  • struggle
  • trouble
  • worry

bafflements

  • adversity
  • anxiety
  • befuddlements
  • bewilderments
  • blow
  • chagrin
  • complication
  • confusion
  • confusions
  • crisis
  • defeat
  • discontent
  • disenchantment
  • disillusionment
  • disorientation
  • dissatisfaction
  • embarrassment
  • failure
  • fogs
  • frustration
  • inconvenience
  • letdown
  • misery
  • perplexities
  • perplexity
  • predicament
  • pressure
  • puzzlement
  • regret
  • setback
  • stress
  • strife
  • struggle
  • tangles
  • trouble
  • worry

cadaverous

fade

  • abate
  • big hair
  • bleach
  • bob
  • brighten
  • buzz cut
  • crew cut
  • crop
  • decay
  • deteriorate
  • dim
  • diminish
  • disappear
  • dissolve
  • dull
  • ebb
  • evaporate
  • fail
  • fall
  • french twist
  • go
  • lessen
  • melt
  • mohawk
  • permanent
  • peter out
  • sag
  • shag
  • shingle
  • sink
  • trim
  • upsweep
  • vanish
  • wane
  • weaken
  • wilt
  • wither

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