Evilness E"vil*ness, n. The condition or quality of being evil; badness; viciousness; malignity; vileness; as, evilness of heart; the evilness of sin. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • evilness — noun The quality or state of being evil. Many people think that Adolf Hitlers actions in World War II were of utmost evilness. Syn: badness, viciousness, malignity, vileness …   Wiktionary

  • evilness — 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… …   English terms dictionary

  • evilness — noun see evil I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • evilness — See evilly. * * * …   Universalium

  • evilness — Synonyms and related words: arrantness, badness, baseness, damnability, devilishness, devilry, deviltry, fiendishness, flagitiousness, foulness, heinousness, hellishness, improperness, inaccuracy, inauspiciousness, inexpedience, inferiority,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • evilness — sb. Ps. xxxv. 5; li. 5 …   Oldest English Words

  • evilness — n. badness, maliciousness, wickedness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • evilness — vileness …   Anagrams dictionary

  • evilness — evil·ness …   English syllables

  • evilness — noun the quality of being morally wrong in principle or practice attempts to explain the origin of evil in the world • Syn: ↑evil • Ant: ↑goodness, ↑good (for: ↑evil) …   Useful english dictionary

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