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Definition of Incubus

Incubus
Incubus In"cu*bus, n.; pl. E. Incubuses, L. Incubi. [L., the nightmare. Cf. Incubate.] 1. A demon; a fiend; a lascivious spirit, supposed to have sexual intercourse with women by night. --Tylor. The devils who appeared in the female form were generally called succubi; those who appeared like men incubi, though this distinction was not always preserved. --Lecky. 2. (Med.) The nightmare. See Nightmare. Such as are troubled with incubus, or witch-ridden, as we call it. --Burton. 3. Any oppressive encumbrance or burden; anything that prevents the free use of the faculties. Debt and usury is the incubus which weighs most heavily on the agricultural resources of Turkey. --J. L. Farley.

Meaning of Incubus from wikipedia

- An incubus is a demon in male form who, according to mythological and legendary traditions, lies upon sleeping women in order to engage in ****ual activity...
- Incubus is an American rock band from Calabasas, California. The band was formed in 1991 by vocalist Brandon Boyd, lead guitarist Mike Einziger, and drummer...
- This is a comprehensive discography of official recordings by Incubus, an American rock band from Calabasas, California. To date, they have sold over...
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- literature, a cambion /ˈkæmbiən/ is a half-human half-demon offspring of an incubus, succubus, or other demon and a human. In its earliest known uses, it was...
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