- The definition of an afrit is an Arabian mythological character that is evil or demonic and has supernatural powers.
An example of the afrit is the monster who turns a prince into an ape in the piece of Arabic literature titled One Thousand and One Nights.
afrit definition by Webster's New World
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afrit definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Variant of afreet.