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Synonyms for evil

Synonyms for evil

bringing, predicting, or characterized by misfortune

that which is morally bad or objectionable

whatever is destructive or harmful

a cause of suffering or harm

Synonyms for evil

that which causes harm or destruction or misfortune

morally bad or wrong

having the nature of vice


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having or exerting a malignant influence

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The first Resident Evil game was created by Shinji Mikami, who was inspired by an NES game called Sweet Home.
Ever since players of "Resident Evil 7" finished the game, there was much debate about the man that introduced himself simply as Redfield.
In some countries, the evil eye is a curse believed to be cast by a malevolent gaze, usually when a person is unaware of it.
Chapter two rather loosely ties together Fritz Lang's M (1931) and Orson Welles's Touch of Evil (1958), "brethren of noir" that both hint at radical evil.
Kinehora is a contraction of three Yiddish words: kayn ayin hara, literally "not (kayn) the evil (hara) eye (ayin).
Barry begins with a minimalistic claim about evil that he describes as a "modest proposal": that "evil people just are the worst of us--that is, the evil person is the worst sort of person" (16).
She breaks new ground in considering both how we should think about evil and how we should speak of it.
Here we have a clear example of how humans, including Christians, often participate in evil when attempting to fight evil.
Given the destructive potential of America's military might and the clear desire in Washington to make use of it at every turn, and given the State's unique ability to destroy prosperity, trample civil rights, and generally make life a living hell for people, any Christian who believes in the Fall must concern oneself with Presidential elections, if for no other reason than this: Systematic evil is practically guaranteed when power is so concentrated.
He first sets forth Aquinas's basic distinction between good and evil (29-36).
Like many other cultures, the evil eye concept exists in Arab societies, with envy and hatred often considered a cause.
BE NOT overcome with evil, but overcome evil with good".
It has been said of those possessed with this malevolent gift, that "their breath caused wind; their length is a thousand miles; their aura if of evil and ill wind.
When I first seriously took up the subject of evil many years ago, I faced a challenge.
Coping with Evil in Religion and Culture: Case Studies.