archfiend

noun
arch·​fiend | \ (ˌ)ärch-ˈfēnd How to pronounce archfiend (audio) \

Definition of archfiend

: a chief fiend especially : satan

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Examples of archfiend in a Sentence

he sold his soul to the archfiend

First Known Use of archfiend

1667, in the meaning defined above

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“Archfiend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/archfiend. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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