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Meaning of DIABOLICAL

Pronunciation:  d`Iub'âlikul

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell; "something demonic in him--something that could be cruel"; "fires lit up a diabolic scene"; "diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils"; "a fiendish despot"; "hellish torture"; "infernal instruments of war"; "satanic cruelty"; "unholy grimaces"
  2. [adj]  showing the cunning or ingenuity or wickedness typical of a devil; "devilish schemes"; "the cold calculation and diabolic art of some statesmen"; "the diabolical expression on his face"; "a mephistophelian glint in his eye"
 

DIABOLICAL is a 10 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: demonic, devilish, diabolic, evil, fiendish, hellish, infernal, mephistophelean, mephistophelian, satanic, unholy, wicked
 

 

 

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 Related Terms: animal, anthropophagous, atrocious, barbaric, barbarous, beastly, bestial, bloodthirsty, bloody, bloody-minded, brutal, brutalized, brute, brutish, cannibalistic, cruel, cruel-hearted, cursed, damnable, demoniac, demoniacal, demonic, demonish, demonlike, devilish, devil-like, diabolic, Draconian, execrable, fell, feral, ferocious, fiendish, fiendlike, fierce, ghoulish, hellborn, hellish, infernal, inhuman, inhumane, Mephistophelian, murderous, ogreish, ruthless, sadistic, sanguinary, sanguineous, satanic, savage, sharkish, slavering, subhuman, Tartarean, truculent, unchristian, uncivilized, ungodly, unhuman, vicious, wolfish
 

 

 

 

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