Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of MALEVOLENCE

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of threatening evil
  2. [n]  wishing evil to others
 

MALEVOLENCE is a 11 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: malevolency, malice, malignity
 
 Antonyms: benevolence
 
 See Also: beastliness, bitchiness, cattiness, cruelness, cruelty, evil, evilness, harshness, hate, hatred, maleficence, malice, maliciousness, meanness, nastiness, spite, spite, spitefulness, spitefulness, vengefulness, venom, vindictiveness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ma*lev"o*lence\, n. [L. malevolentia. See
{Malevolent}.]
The quality or state of being malevolent; evil disposition
toward another; inclination to injure others; ill will. See
Synonym of {Malice}.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abhorrence, abomination, Anglophobia, antagonism, antipathy, anti-Semitism, aversion, bad blood, bad temper, bad will, badness, belligerence, bigotry, blighting glance, clash, clashing, collision, conflict, contention, damnability, despite, despitefulness, detestation, dislike, evil disposition, evil eye, evilness, execration, friction, grudge, hate, hatred, hostility, ill nature, ill will, ill-disposedness, improperness, inaccuracy, inauspiciousness, inexpedience, inferiority, invalidity, loathing, malice, maliciousness, malignity, malocchio, misandry, misanthropy, misogyny, moral badness, odium, peccancy, quarrelsomeness, race hatred, racism, reprehensibility, repugnance, Russophobia, spite, spitefulness, spleen, unfavorableness, unhealthiness, unkindness, unpleasantness, unskillfulness, vials of hate, vials of wrath, viciousness, whammy, wickedness, xenophobia
 

 

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY