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diabolical

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diabolic

Synonyms and Antonyms of diabolical

  1. of, relating to, or worthy of an evil spirit the police quickly mobilized to track down the diabolical serial killer Synonyms of diabolical cacodemonic, demoniac (also demoniacal), demonian, demonic (also demonical), devilish, fiendish (or diabolic), Luciferian, satanicWords Related to diabolical hellish, infernal; baleful, evil, sinister; malevolent, malicious, malignant; heinous, monstrous; black, immoral, iniquitous, nefarious, vicious, vile, villainous, wicked; barbarous, cruel, ferocious, inhuman, savageNear Antonyms of diabolical celestial, heavenly; beneficent, benevolent, benign, benignant; godly, holy, sainted, saintly; ethical, good, moral, righteous, virtuousAntonyms of diabolical angelic (or angelical)

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