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Word: maleficient

Definition: doing evil; N. maleficience


More Vocab Words

::: gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.
::: hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
::: remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
::: allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
::: marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
::: uproar - noisy confusion
::: havoc - widespread damage; disorder; chaos
::: monolithic - solidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
::: withstand - stand up against; resist successfully
::: nuptial - related to marriage or the wedding ceremony; N. nuptials: wedding ceremony