Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of diabolic | Another word for diabolic | What is diabolic?

Definition 1: extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where diabolic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • something demonic in him--something that could be cruel
  • fires lit up a diabolic scene
  • diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils
  • a fiendish despot
  • hellish torture
  • infernal instruments of war
  • satanic cruelty
  • unholy grimaces

Synonyms for diabolic in the sense of this definition

(diabolic is similar to ...) morally bad or wrong

"evil purposes" "an evil influence" "evil deeds"

Definition 2: showing the cunning or ingenuity or wickedness typical of a devil - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where diabolic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • devilish schemes
  • the cold calculation and diabolic art of some statesmen
  • the diabolical expression on his face
  • a mephistophelian glint in his eye

Synonyms for diabolic in the sense of this definition

(diabolic is similar to ...) morally bad or wrong

"evil purposes" "an evil influence" "evil deeds"

More words

Another word for diabolatry

Another word for diabetic retinopathy

Another word for diabetic diet

Another word for diabetic coma

Another word for diabetic acidosis

Another word for diabolical

Another word for diabolically

Another word for diabolise

Another word for diabolism

Another word for diabolist


Other word for diabolist

diabolist meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce diabolist