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evildoer

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1 a person who commits moral wrongs
  • if good people stand by and do nothing, evildoers will triumph

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2 a mean, evil, or unprincipled person
  • Iago from Shakespeare's Othello became one of the most notorious evildoers in all of literature

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“Evildoer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/evildoer. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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