Associations to the word «Evil»


EVIL, adjective. Intending to harm; malevolent.
EVIL, adjective. Morally corrupt.
EVIL, adjective. Unpleasant.
EVIL, adjective. Producing or threatening sorrow, distress, injury, or calamity; unpropitious; calamitous.
EVIL, adjective. (obsolete) Having harmful qualities; not good; worthless or deleterious.
EVIL, adjective. (computing) (programming) (slang) undesirable; harmful; bad practice
EVIL, noun. Moral badness; wickedness; malevolence; the forces or behaviors that are the opposite or enemy of good.
EVIL, noun. Anything which impairs the happiness of a being or deprives a being of any good; anything which causes suffering of any kind to sentient beings; injury; mischief; harm.
EVIL, noun. (obsolete) A malady or disease; especially in the phrase king's evil (scrofula).
EVIL EYE, noun. A wicked look that is believed by many cultures to be able to cause injury or bad luck due to envy or dislike
EVIL EYE, noun. A curse
EVIL EYES, noun. Plural of evil eye
EVIL GENIUS, noun. The spirit each person is believed to have in attendance, according to certain religious or mythological traditions, which tries to negatively influence him, and is opposed by one's good genius; loosely, someone who is a bad influence.
EVIL GENIUS, noun. Literally, a brilliant person who uses his abilities for negative or harmful ends; especially a criminal mastermind.
EVIL LAUGH, interjection. Parodying an ostentatious expression of evilness in online written forums, chat rooms.
EVIL LAUGH, noun. A stereotypical laugh associated with villains in acting, sometime represented by "muahahaha."
EVIL LAUGHS, noun. Plural of evil laugh
EVIL LAUGHTER, noun. The sound produced by a person uttering an evil laugh, frequently represented as "muahahaha."
EVIL ONE, proper noun. (biblical) The Devil; Satan; Lucifer.
EVIL TWIN, noun. (idiomatic) A duplicate or counterpart that acts in a contrary, nefarious, or insidious manner.
EVIL TWIN, noun. (networking) A rogue wireless access point installed near a legitimate one for purposes of eavesdropping or phishing.
EVIL TWINS, noun. Plural of evil twin

Dictionary definition

EVIL, noun. Morally objectionable behavior.
EVIL, noun. 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.
EVIL, noun. The quality of being morally wrong in principle or practice; "attempts to explain the origin of evil in the world".
EVIL, adjective. Morally bad or wrong; "evil purposes"; "an evil influence"; "evil deeds".
EVIL, adjective. Having the nature of vice.
EVIL, adjective. Having or exerting a malignant influence; "malevolent stars"; "a malefic force".

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