Thesaurus / obeah

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

And with a formless roar of killing-rage, Stern swung on the obeah, with the rifle.

Darkness and DawnGeorge Allan England

But already, with a chattering howl, the obeah was running forward.

Darkness and DawnGeorge Allan England

Up he brought the automatic, till the bead lay fair upon the naked, muscular breast of the obeah.

Darkness and DawnGeorge Allan England

It blights the lives of children, and it is one of the worst of fates to be “overlooked” by an Obeah man possessing it.

Stern saw a little round bluish hole take shape in the obeah's ear, and red drops start.

Darkness and DawnGeorge Allan England

Obeah, on the other hand, kills only by poison—does not show the blood at all.

West African studiesMary Henrietta Kingsley

Like the shade, it is frequently used to further the horrible purposes of the Voodoo and Obeah forms of magic.

The Astral PlaneC. W. Leadbeater

The rumor got about that Maumee Niña had become an Obeah woman,—a voodoo worker, a witch.

So powerful was the name of Obeah on the ear of the hag, that she dreaded it more than my brandished knife.

Frank MildmayCaptain Frederick Marryat

But the obeah, with a whining plaint, spat away his tobacco-leaf.

Darkness and DawnGeorge Allan England

opposites of obeah

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORDS RELATED TO OBEAH

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.