cacodemon

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noun caco·de·mon \ˌka-kə-ˈdē-mən\

Definition of cacodemon

  1. :  demon

cacodemonic

play \-di-ˈmä-nik\ adjective

Examples of cacodemon in a Sentence

  1. he'd often wrestle with his conscience, but inevitably the cacodemons would win

Origin and Etymology of cacodemon

Greek kakodaimōn, from kak- cac- + daimōn spirit



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