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  Words related to evil

Related / Similar Words: immorality, wickedness, iniquity, evilness, malefic, malevolent, malign, harmful, injurious, wicked, depraved, vicious

 

Definition:
  • morally objectionable behavior;
  • the quality of being morally wrong in principle or practice; "attempts to explain the origin of evil in the world";
  • that which causes harm or destruction or misfortune; "the evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones"- Shakespeare;
  • having or exerting a malignant influence; "malevolent stars"; "a malefic force";
  • tending to cause great harm;
  • morally bad or wrong; "evil purposes"; "an evil influence"; "evil deeds";
  • having the nature of vice;

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    See Also: bad, immoral, offensive, unrighteous, wicked, wrong

     

    Hyponyms: deviltry, devilry, foul play, irreverence, violation, malevolence, malevolency, malice, malignity, malignancy, malignance, maleficence, mischief, balefulness, worst, nefariousness, wickedness, vileness, reprehensibility, villainy, villainousness, perversity, error, wrongdoing, frailty, vice, Four Horsemen

     

    Attributes: wicked, evilness

     

    Anagrams: veil, Levi, live, vile

     

    Language Translations:
    Bulgarian: зло and лош   Dutch: kwaad  
    Esperanto: malbono   Finnish: paha and pahuus  
    French: mal and mauvais   German: böse  
    Greek: κακός   Hebrew: רוע and רע  
    Hindi: दुष्ट   Icelandic: illur  
    Indonesian: jahat and kejahatan   Interlingua: mal  
    Italian: male   Latin: malum and malus  
    Latvian: ļauns and ļaunums   Norwegian: ondskap  
    Polish: zło and zły   Portuguese: mal and mau  
    Romanian: rău   Russian: зло and злой  
    Slovak: zlý and zlo   Slovene: zlo  
    Spanish: mal   Swedish: ond and ondska  
    Telugu: దుష్ట  
     
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