demon-ridden demon-ridden

Definition(s):

  • (adj) as if possessed by demons

Usage(s):

  1. In the role of the Dutchman (equated by Wagner with both Odysseus and the Wandering Jew) Baritone George London was convincingly demon-ridden, his voice fresh, passionate but .
  2. Unable to teach such people, a number of Western-trained psychiatrists have lately employed witch doctors to allay their demon-ridden patients' fearsand only then succeeded .
  3. In Shall We All Commit Suicide? he warned that in Germany "science had gone mad in the hands of demon-ridden masses.
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