Mal definition

  • noun:
    • Illness, ailment.
    • A longboard (style of surfboard).
    • Evil; disease.
    • A prefix of Latin source, through French (equivalent to dys- or caco- of Greek origin), meaning ‘bad,’ and implying generally imperfection or deficiency, and often just a negative, such as malodor, a bad odor, malfeasance, bad- or wrong-doing, malformation, imperfect shape, maladroit, not adroit, malcontent, maybe not content, etc. The prefix inside form takes place just in words extracted from the French, or created upon the analogies of such.
    • An abbreviation
    • of Malachi, a book associated with Old-Testament;
    • of Malayan.

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