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Entry Word: devil
Function: noun
Text: 1 capitalized
the supreme personification of evil often represented as the ruler of Hell <the Devil is traditionally seen as a being who relentlessly tempts people to commit evil>
Synonyms Lucifer, Satan
Related Words deuce, dickens
Phrases Prince of Darkness
2 an evil spirit <acted as if possessed by some devil> -- see DEMON
3 a member of the human race <that poor devil never did achieve his dream> -- see HUMAN
4 an appealingly mischievous person <why, you little devil!> -- see SCAMP 1
5 a mean, evil, or unprincipled person <he's a devil to everyone he does business with> -- see VILLAIN