ill-wisher
noun Date: 1607 one that wishes ill to another

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  • Ill-wisher — Ill wish er, n. One who wishes ill to another; an enemy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ill-wisher — [il′wish′ər] n. a person who wishes evil or misfortune to another …   English World dictionary

  • ill-wisher — ill′ wish′er n. a person who wishes misfortune to another • Etymology: 1600–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • ill-wisher — /ˈɪl wɪʃə/ (say il wishuh), /ɪl ˈwɪʃə/ (say il wishuh) noun someone who wishes ill fortune to another …   Australian English dictionary

  • ill-wisher — /il wish euhr/, n. a person who wishes misfortune to another. [1600 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-wisher — /il wish euhr/, n. a person who wishes misfortune to another. [1600 10] …   Useful english dictionary

  • illwilland — ill wisher. Ps. xliii. 6 …   Oldest English Words

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