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Definition of Devil

Devil

  1. The Evil One; Satan, represented as the tempter and spiritual of mankind.
  2. An evil spirit; a demon.
  3. A very wicked person; hence, any great evil.
  4. An expletive of surprise, vexation, or emphasis, or, ironically, of negation.
  5. A dish, as a bone with the meat, broiled and excessively peppered; a grill with Cayenne pepper.
  6. A machine for tearing or cutting rags, cotton, etc.
  7. To make like a devil; to invest with the character of a devil.
  8. To grill with Cayenne pepper; to season highly in cooking, as with pepper.

Devil Quotations

I am good, but not an angel. I do sin, but I am not the devil. I am just a small girl in a big world trying to find someone to love.
Marilyn Monroe

I have more respect for a man who lets me know where he stands, even if he's wrong. Than the one who comes up like an angel and is nothing but a devil.
Malcolm X

Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
Helen Keller

I am in no mood to be deceived any longer by the crafty devil and false character whose greatest pleasure is to take advantage of everyone.
Camille Claudel
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Devil Translations

devil in Afrikaans is duiwel, josie
devil in Dutch is droes, boze, duivel, drommel
devil in French is diable
devil in German is teufel
devil in Latin is diabolus
devil in Norwegian is djevel
devil in Portuguese is diabo
devil in Spanish is diablo

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