Popular Wordlists
  • word of the day

    devil

    devil - Dictionary definition and meaning for word devil

    Definition
    (noun) (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell Definition
    (noun) an evil supernatural being
    Synonyms : daemon , daimon , demon , fiend
    Definition
    (noun) a word used in exclamations of confusion
    Synonyms : deuce , dickens
    Example Sentence
    • what the devil
    • the deuce with it
    • the dickens you say
    Definition
    (noun) a rowdy or mischievous person (usually a young man)
    Synonyms : heller , hellion
    Example Sentence
    • he chased the young hellions out of his yard
    Definition
    (noun) a cruel wicked and inhuman person
    Synonyms : demon , fiend , monster , ogre
    Definition
    (verb) cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
    Synonyms : annoy , bother , chafe , get at , get to , gravel , irritate , nark , nettle , rag , rile , vex
    Example Sentence
    • Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me
    • It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves
    Definition
    (verb) coat or stuff with a spicy paste
    Example Sentence
    • devilled eggs
Connect with us on Facebook