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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

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

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

Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
C. S. Lewis

The devil ain't got no power over me. The devil come, and me shake hands with the devil. Devil have his part to play. Devil's a good friend, too... because when you don't know him, that's the time he can mosh you down.
Bob Marley
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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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