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de·mon·ic

demonic

 
pronunciation:
dih ma nihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: relating to or suggestive of a demon; demoniac.
The murder suspect fixed the inspector with a demonic stare.The dictator's demonic whims cost countless people their lives.
antonyms:
angelic
similar words:
diabolic, diabolical
definition 2: motivated or inspired by a demon or other spiritual force.
She spoke with demonic fervor.
similar words:
diabolic, diabolical
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derivations: demonical (adj.), demonically (adv.)