Fiendish - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfiːndɪʃ|  American pronunciation of the word fiendish
Brit.  |ˈfiːndɪʃ|  British pronunciation of the word fiendish

adjective

- extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell(syn: demonic, diabolic, diabolical, hellish, infernal, satanic, unholy)

a fiendish despot

Examples

He takes a fiendish delight in hurting people.

...a fiendish delight in playing cruel tricks...

business competition can be fiendish at times

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