Definitions for "Hobgoblin"
A frightful goblin; an imp; a bugaboo; also, a name formerly given to the household spirit, Robin Goodfellow.
an object of dread or apprehension; "Germany was always a bugbear for France"; "A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds"--Ralph Waldo Emerson
a term typically applied in folktales to a friendly or amusing goblin
(folklore) a small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings
a large, hairy, nasty underground creature, usually armed and mailed.
Hobgoblin is a beer brewed at Wychwood Brewery. It is 5.2 percent alcohol by volume and is described by Wychwood as a "strong dark ale." The drink is available in 500ml bottles, 500ml cans and is also available on draught.
Keywords:  fairy, monster, type
a type of fairy or monster