Definition of vampirish in US English:



  • See vampire

    • ‘The heroine's vampirish double appears to Laura in the night at the foot of her bed.’
    • ‘One of the latest weird trends in Japan consists of using artificial fangs so that they stick out a little bit and give you a vampirish look.’
    • ‘Toward the end of the series, she reveals a more daring (and vampirish) persona.’
    • ‘His makeup gives him a kind of vampirish cast.’
    • ‘Rowling's Harry Potter series served as a sort of literary flint for other, albeit darker, series such as the vampirish "Twilight" books.’