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  Dictionary Definition of moloch

moloch
noun thorny devil.
[from MOLOCH ]
Moloch
noun
1. a Semitic deity, mentioned in the Bible, whose worship was marked by the sacrifice of children offered by their own parents.
2. anything conceived as requiring terrible sacrifice: the Moloch of War. Also, Molech.
[L(Vulgate), from Greek (Septuagint), from Heb. Molek, originally melek king]