Associations to the word «Demon»

Pictures for the word «Demon»

Wiktionary

DEMON, noun. An evil spirit.
DEMON, noun. A fallen angel or Satanic divinity; a false god.
DEMON, noun. One’s inner spirit or genius, a daimon.
DEMON, noun. (Greek mythology) (Roman mythology) A genius, a lar, the protective spirit or godling of a place, household, or individual.
DEMON, noun. A foible; a flaw in a person’s character.
DEMON, noun. Someone of remarkable or diabolical energy or ability.
DEMON, noun. (figurative) Anything with malevolent effects.

Dictionary definition

DEMON, noun. An evil supernatural being.
DEMON, noun. A cruel wicked and inhuman person.
DEMON, noun. Someone extremely diligent or skillful; "he worked like a demon to finish the job on time"; "she's a demon at math".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy