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the Devil

Definition of the Devil

  1. :  the most powerful spirit of evil in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam who is often represented as the ruler of hell




the devil

Definition of the devil

informal

  1. 1 —used to make a statement or question more forceful <What the devil are you talking about?> <Where the devil have you been?>

  2. 2 :  something that is very difficult or that causes a lot of trouble <The shoes look great, but they're the devil to walk in.>



Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  an evil spirit :  demon

    :  an extremely wicked person :  fiend

    :  a great evil

  1. :  to season highly

    :  tease, annoy


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