Definition of evildoer
: one who does evil
Examples of evildoer in a Sentence
The sheriff is protecting the community from evildoers.
if good people stand by and do nothing, evildoers will triumph
Recent Examples of evildoer from the Web
Further complicating the picture in Helmand are groups known as the Sangorians, after a popular television drama that depicts a hero wandering the mountains and fighting evildoers, disguised in local garb.
In the Fleischer Studios cartoon, these robots were controlled by a nefarious evildoer who sits behind a large bank of dials and knobs, dispatched remotely to seize money and jewels.
Known for parting the Red Sea, this powerful piece of wood channels God's energy to strike down evildoers.
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EVILDOER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of evildoer for English Language Learners
: a person who does bad or evil things
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