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Word: maleficient

Definition: doing evil; N. maleficience


More Vocab Words

::: implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
::: thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
::: clich - \'e phrase dulled in meaning by repetition; platitude; ADJ. clich\'ed
::: finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
::: countermand - cancel; revoke (an order)
::: misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
::: germinal - pertaining to a germ; creative; Ex. germinal idea
::: evoke - call forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
::: indolent - lazy
::: import - significance; importance; meaning