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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Extremely evil or cruel; Showing the cunning or ingenuity or wickedness typical of a devil.

Usage examples (27)
  • The diabolic acts during the world wars caused a lot of casualties to soldiers and civilians alike.
  • Adjective : a diabolic plot
  • But to accomplish this work, which we may also call diabolic, isn't an androgynous genius necessary?
  • My spell checker suggested this should be spelled "diabolic". for more
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