Other Words for Hag

Hag Noun Synonyms
crone, fury, witch, ogress, gorgon, harpy, fishwife, harridan, shrew, virago, termagant, vixen, hell-cat, maenad or menad, Xanthippe, beldam, dog, beast, monster, battleaxe, bitch, bag, two-bagger
Perseus met the Graeae, three old hags with one eye that they passed among them.

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