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Meaning of SPITEFUL

Pronunciation:  'spItful

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  showing malicious ill will and a desire to hurt; motivated by spite; "a despiteful fiend"; "a truly spiteful child"; "a vindictive man will look for occasions for resentment"
 

SPITEFUL is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: despiteful, malicious, vindictive
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Spite"ful\, a.
Filled with, or showing, spite; having a desire to vex,
annoy, or injure; malignant; malicious; as, a spiteful person
or act. --Shak. -- {Spite"ful*ly}, adv. {Spite"ful*ness}, n.

 

 

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