Synonyms and Antonyms of evildoer

  1. 1 a person who commits moral wrongs if good people stand by and do nothing, evildoers will triumph Synonyms immoralist, malefactor, sinner, wrongdoer Related Words criminal, crook, felon, lawbreaker, miscreant, misdoer, misfeasor, offender, reprobate, transgressor, villain; corrupter (also corruptor) Near Antonyms angel, innocent, saint

  2. 2 a mean, evil, or unprincipled person the novel's slave owner, Simon Legree, became one of the most notorious evildoers in all of literature Synonyms baddie (or baddy), beast, brute, caitiff, devil, villain, fiend, heavy, hound, knave, meanie (also meany), miscreant, monster, nazi, no-good, rapscallion, rascal, reprobate, rogue, savage, scalawag (or scallywag), scamp, scapegrace, scoundrel, varlet, wretchRelated Words villainess; blackguard; criminal, crook, culprit, felon, lawbreaker, malefactor, offender, perp, perpetrator, transgressor; sinner, trespasser, wrongdoer; cad, heel, serpent, snake, viper; bandit, bravo, desperado, outlaw; con, convict, jailbird; assassin, cutthroat, gangster, goon, gunman, hoodlum, hooligan, racketeer, ruffian, thug; rough, rowdy, tough; loser, lowlife, ne'er-do-well, stinker, trashNear Antonyms angel, innocent, saint; hero

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to criticize severely

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