Evil

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Evil->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ evil
evil
ill
harm
hurt
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mischief
mischief
nuisance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ machinations of the devil
machinations of the devil
Pandora's box
ills that flesh is heir to
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ blow
blow
buffet
stroke
scratch
bruise
wound
gash
mutilation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ mortal blow
mortal blow
wound
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ immedicabile vulnus
immedicabile vulnus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ damage
damage
loss
&c.(deterioration) 659
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ disadvantage
disadvantage
prejudice
drawback
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ disaster
disaster
accident
casualty
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ mishap
mishap
&c.(misfortune) 735
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ bad job
bad job
devil to pay
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ calamity
calamity
bale
catastrophe
tragedy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ruin
ruin
&c.(destruction) 162
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ adversity
adversity
&c. 735
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ mental suffering
mental suffering
&c. 828
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ 1
???>*
=>(Evil spirit)
demon
&c. 980
=>(Cause of evil)
GRP: \\ N \\ Cause of evil
Sgm: \\ N \\ Cause of evil \\ bane
bane
&c. 663
=>(Production of evil)
GRP: \\ N \\ Production of evil
Sgm: \\ N \\ Production of evil \\ badness
badness
&c. 649
Sgm: \\ N \\ Production of evil \\ painfulness
painfulness
&c. 830
Sgm: \\ N \\ Production of evil \\ evil doer
evil doer
&c. 913
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ outrage
outrage
wrong
injury
foul play
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ bad turn
bad turn
ill turn
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ disservice
disservice
spoliation
&c. 791
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ grievance
grievance
crying evil
PARAG:Evil->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be in trouble
be in trouble
&c.(adversity) 735
PARAG:Evil->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ disastrous
disastrous
bad
&c. 649
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ awry
awry
out of joint
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ disadvantageous
disadvantageous
PARAG:Evil->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ amis
amis
wrong
ill
to one's cost

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Evil — • In a large sense, described as the sum of the opposition, which experience shows to exist in the universe, to the desires and needs of individuals; whence arises, among humans beings at least, the sufferings in which life abounds Catholic… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Evil — E*vil ([=e] v l) a. [OE. evel, evil, ifel, uvel, AS. yfel; akin to OFries, evel, D. euvel, OS. & OHG. ubil, G. [ u]bel, Goth. ubils, and perh. to E. over.] 1. Having qualities tending to injury and mischief; having a nature or properties which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • evil — adj *bad, ill, wicked, naughty Analogous words: *base, low, vile: iniquitous, nefarious, flagitious, *vicious, villainous, infamous: *pernicious, baneful: *execrable, damnable Antonyms: exemplary: salutary …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • evil — ► ADJECTIVE 1) deeply immoral and malevolent. 2) embodying or associated with the devil. 3) extremely unpleasant: an evil smell. ► NOUN 1) extreme wickedness and depravity, especially when regarded as a supernatural force. 2) something harmful or …   English terms dictionary

  • evil — [ē′vəl] adj. [ME ivel < OE yfel, akin to Ger übel < IE * upelo < base * upo , up from under > UP1, Sans upa, toward] 1. a) morally bad or wrong; wicked; depraved b) resulting from or based on conduct regarded as immoral [an evil… …   English World dictionary

  • Evil — E vil ([=e] v l) n. 1. Anything which impairs the happiness of a being or deprives a being of any good; anything which causes suffering of any kind to sentient beings; injury; mischief; harm; opposed to {good}. [1913 Webster] Evils which our own… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Evil — (englisch, als Adjektiv: ‚böse‘, ‚schlecht‘, als Substantiv: ‚das Böse‘) steht für: Evil (Roman), den 1989 veröffentlichten Roman des Autors Jack Ketchum Evil (2003), einen schwedischen Spielfilm Evil (2005), einen griechischen Horrorfilm eine EP …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Evil — E vil, adv. In an evil manner; not well; ill; badly; unhappily; injuriously; unkindly. Shak. [1913 Webster] It went evil with his house. 1 Chron. vii. 23. [1913 Webster] The Egyptians evil entreated us, and affected us. Deut. xxvi. 6. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • evil — (adj.) O.E. yfel (Kentish evel) bad, vicious, ill, wicked, from P.Gmc. *ubilaz (Cf. O.Saxon ubil, O.Fris., M.Du. evel, Du. euvel, O.H.G. ubil, Ger. übel, Goth. ubils), from PIE *upelo , from root *wap (Cf. Hittite huwapp …   Etymology dictionary

  • Evil — (англ. зло, бедствие, несчастье): EVIL камера  англоязычная аббревиатура беззеркального системного компактного цифрового фотоаппарата с возможностью смены объектива Музыка Evil  песня нью йоркской инди рок группы Interpol См. также …   Википедия

  • evil — evil; evil·ly; evil·ness; …   English syllables

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