a person affected with lycanthropy.
a werewolf or alien spirit in the physical form of a bloodthirsty wolf.
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How to use lycanthrope in a sentence
In The Albigenses a lycanthrope also is described, a hideous human being that fancies himself a mad wolf.The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction | Dorothy Scarborough
Borel was both artist and author; he painted in Dvria's studio and wrote defiant poems under the nom de plume of "Le lycanthrope."
British Dictionary definitions for lycanthrope
psychiatry a person who believes that he is a wolf
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