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noun as in old woman

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Such events eventually tied Morana with misfortune, with mythical narratives of the crone goddess even dabbling in sorcery and creating nightmares.

An “articulate and very clever man,” Watson said, “Crone was a loyal servant to Rupert Murdoch for many years.”

Back in 2009, Crone told Parliament that the phone-hacking allegations concerned only one rogue reporter and a private detective.

When hundreds more victims came to light last year, Crone was recalled to Parliament.

The Seven represents a single deity with seven aspects: Father, Mother, Warrior, Maiden, Smith, Crone, and Stranger.

“Neither Mr. Myler nor Mr. Crone told me that wrongdoing extended beyond Mr. Goodman or Mr. Mulcaire,” it said.

A hideous old crone covered with rags knelt beside the Duchesss, who on leaving the church offered her holy water.

You have learnt to sit behind the stove like an old crone, and to dangle at the apronstrings of the women.

Then the crone smote her lean hands one within the other, and laughed like a sea-gull.

The sexton approached the old crone, and laid his hand with violence upon her shoulder.

As her eyes got accustomed to the dim light, she saw the figures of two women, a boy, and an old crone sitting by a wood fire.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crone, such as: beldam, hag, woman, and ugly.

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