evil definition

  • adjective:
    • Morally bad or incorrect; wicked: an evil tyrant.
    • Causing spoil, injury, or pain; harmful: the wicked outcomes of a poor diet.
    • described as or suggesting future misfortune; ominous: bad omens.
    • Bad or blameworthy by report; infamous: an evil reputation.
    • Characterized by anger or spite; destructive: an evil temper.
    • Intending to hurt; malevolent.
    • Morally corrupt.
    • Unpleasant.
    • unwelcome; harmful; bad training
    • Having qualities tending to injury and mischief; having a nature or properties which often badness; mischievous; not-good; pointless or deleterious; poor
    • Having or displaying bad ethical attributes; morally corrupt; sinful; wrong; vicious.
    • creating or harmful sadness, stress, injury, or calamity; unpropitious; calamitous
    • getting the nature of vice
    • having or exerting a malignant influence
    • morally bad or wrong
    • Morally bad or incorrect; sinful: an evil tyrant.
    • Causing damage, damage, or pain; harmful: the wicked ramifications of an undesirable diet.
    • Characterized by or indicating future misfortune; ominous: bad omens.
    • Bad or blameworthy by report; infamous: an evil reputation.
    • described as fury or spite; malicious: an evil mood.
    • planning to harm; malevolent.
    • Morally corrupt.
    • Unpleasant.
    • unwelcome; harmful; bad practice
    • Having characteristics looking after damage and mischief; having a nature or properties which usually badness; naughty; negative; pointless or deleterious; bad
    • Having or exhibiting bad ethical attributes; morally corrupt; sinful; incorrect; vicious.
    • Producing or harmful sadness, distress, damage, or disaster; unpropitious; calamitous
    • obtaining the nature of vice
    • having or applying a malignant influence
    • morally bad or wrong
  • noun:
    • the standard of becoming morally bad or wrong; wickedness.
    • That which triggers damage, misfortune, or destruction: a leader's capacity to do both great and wicked.
    • An evil power, energy, or personification.
    • a thing that is an underlying cause or source of suffering, damage, or destruction: the social evils of poverty and injustice.
    • The forces/behaviors which can be the alternative or opponent of great. Evil usually seeks own benefit at the expense of other people and it is based on general malevolence.
    • Any specific individual or state which might follow these causes or actions.
    • any such thing which impairs the joy of a being or deprives a being of every good; something which in turn causes suffering of any kind to sentient beings; injury; mischief; damage; -- against great.
    • Moral badness, and/or deviation of a moral being from the principles of virtue imposed by conscience, or because of the will of the Supreme Being, or because of the principles of a lawful human authority; personality to-do wrong; ethical offense; wickedness; depravity.
    • malady or condition; especially in the expression master's evil, the scrofula.
    • whatever causes injury, regarding the body, mind, or feelings; anything that harms or perhaps is likely to damage.
    • A malady or illness: as, the master's evil (which see, below).
    • Conduct unlike the standard of morals or righteousness, or a disposition toward these types of conduct; infraction of the ethical law; harmful purpose or purpose.
    • A harmful or wrong deed.
    • A fork; a hayfork.
    • A halter.
    • morally objectionable behavior
    • the caliber of becoming morally wrong in theory or rehearse
    • whatever triggers harm or destruction or misfortune
    • the grade of becoming morally bad or wrong; wickedness.
    • whatever causes damage, misfortune, or destruction: a leader's capacity to do both great and evil.
    • An evil power, energy, or personification.
    • a thing that is a reason or source of suffering, damage, or destruction: the social evils of poverty and injustice.
    • The forces/behaviors which can be the opposite or enemy of great. Evil generally speaking seeks very own advantage at the cost of others and it is predicated on basic malevolence.
    • Any specific individual or state which might follow these forces or habits.
    • something which impairs the glee of a being or deprives a being of every good; everything which in turn causes suffering of any sort to sentient beings; damage; mischief; harm; -- opposed to good.
    • Moral badness, or even the deviation of a moral being from the principles of virtue imposed by conscience, or because of the might associated with the Supreme Being, or by the maxims of a lawful man expert; disposition to-do incorrect; moral offense; wickedness; depravity.
    • malady or disease; especially in the expression master's evil, the scrofula.
    • something that triggers injury, regarding the human body, brain, or thoughts; whatever harms or perhaps is more likely to damage.
    • A malady or illness: as, the king's evil (which see, below).
    • Conduct despite the conventional of morals or righteousness, or a disposition toward such conduct; infraction associated with the moral legislation; harmful intention or purpose.
    • A harmful or incorrect deed.
    • A fork; a hayfork.
    • A halter.
    • morally objectionable behavior
    • the quality of being morally incorrect in theory or rehearse
    • whatever causes harm or destruction or misfortune
  • adverb:
    • Archaic In an evil manner.
    • In an evil fashion; maybe not really; sick; terribly; unhappily; injuriously; unkindly.
    • Archaic In an evil way.
    • In an evil fashion; perhaps not well; ill; defectively; unhappily; injuriously; unkindly.
  • others:
    • compar. often worse, superl. worst (see bad), or maybe more evil, most evil (hardly ever eviler, evilest).
    • Having harmful attributes or traits; productive of or attended by damage or injury; hurtful to the body, head, or emotions; effecting mischief, difficulty, or discomfort; bad: since, an evil wizard; evil regulations.
    • Proceeding from a desire to injure; hostile.
    • Contrary to a recognized standard of right or righteousness; inconsistent with or breaking the ethical legislation; bad; sinful; wicked: since, bad deeds; an evil heart.
    • Proceeding from, as a result of, or purporting becoming due to immorality or badness of conduct or character.
    • 3 and Bad, vile, base, vicious, sinful, iniquitous.
    • Injuriously.
    • maybe not cheerfully; unfortuitously.
    • Not virtuously; maybe not innocently.
    • Not really; ill.
    • To fall sick or unwell.
    • compar. usually worse, superl. worst (see bad), or even more wicked, most wicked (seldom eviler, evilest).
    • Having harmful attributes or qualities; effective of otherwise attended by harm or damage; hurtful to the human body, mind, or emotions; effecting mischief, difficulty, or pain; bad: as, an evil genius; evil guidelines.
    • Proceeding from a desire to injure; hostile.
    • unlike an accepted standard of correct or righteousness; inconsistent with or breaking the ethical law; bad; sinful; wicked: because, wicked deeds; an evil heart.
    • Proceeding from, because of, or purporting becoming because immorality or badness of conduct or personality.
    • 3 and Bad, vile, base, vicious, sinful, iniquitous.
    • Injuriously.
    • perhaps not gladly; sadly.
    • maybe not virtuously; not innocently.
    • perhaps not really; sick.
    • To fall sick or unwell.

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