Synonyms of 'bugbear'

affliction, anathema, bane, bogey, bogeyman, bogle, bogy, boogeyman, bug, bugaboo, bugger, burden, calamity, curse, death, destruction, detestation, disease, Dracula, dud, evil, false alarm, Frankenstein, frightener, ghost, ghoul, grievance, harm, hate, hobgoblin, horror, incubus, infliction, monster, mumbo jumbo, nightmare, ogre, Pest, pestilence, phantom, plague, revenant, scarecrow, scourge, specter, succubus, terror, thorn, torment, vampire, vexation, visitation, werewolf, woe