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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Malevolence by virtue of being malicious or nasty; Feeling a need to see others suffer.

Usage examples (34)
  • Among them, at least, spitefulness is not a national institution.
  • "There is no need for spitefulness," Chiun said calmly.
  • There was more of my small spitefulness in this, I suppose.
  • Have we moved from identity politics to spitefulness politics? for more
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