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fiend

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1 a mean, evil, or unprincipled person

  • even the utter horror of the terrorist attack did not deter some fiends from going on a looting spree
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2 a person who regularly uses drugs especially illegally

  • the miserable, wasted lives of narcotic fiends
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addict, dopehead, doper, druggie (also druggy), freak [slang], head, hophead [slang], hype [slang], junkie (also junky), stoner, user

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3 a person with a strong and habitual liking for something

  • comic-book fiends seem to have their own little world
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4 an evil spirit

  • the legend that a fiend continues to haunt what was once the castleʼs torture chamber
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5 the supreme personification of evil often represented as the ruler of hell

  • he swore that not even the fiend could tempt him to eat that dessert
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6 a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field

  • our in-house computer fiend fixed the problem in no time
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