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spiteful

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adjective spite·ful \ˈspīt-fəl\

Simple Definition of spiteful

  • : having or showing a desire to harm, anger, or defeat someone : having or showing spite

Full Definition of spiteful

  1. :  filled with or showing spite :  malicious

spite·ful·ly play \-fə-lē\ adverb
spite·ful·ness noun

Examples of spiteful

  1. <the gossip would utter the most vicious things with a spiteful smile>



15th Century

First Known Use of spiteful

15th century

Rhymes with spiteful


SPITEFUL Defined for Kids

spiteful

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adjective spite·ful \ˈspīt-fəl\

Definition of spiteful

  1. :  filled with or showing spite :  malicious

spite·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb




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