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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Harmful or evil in intent or effect.

Usage examples (36)
  • These tendencies are of two types: beneficent and maleficent.
  • Adjective : maleficent destroyers of reputations
  • ‘To free the world of a certain maleficent object.’
  • Other things do not: we call them bad or "maleficent". for more
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