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evil

noun

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evil

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of evil (Entry 2 of 2)

2 not conforming to a high moral standard; morally unacceptable
  • their evil deeds rank among the worst in history

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3 causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment
  • she refused to eat olives or anything which had their evil flavor

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The first known use of evil was before the 12th century

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“Evil.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/evil. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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