Definitions for maliciousməˈlɪʃ əs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word malicious
having the nature of or resulting from malice
"malicious gossip"; "took malicious pleasure in...watching me wince"- Rudyard Kipling
Of, pertaining to, or as a result of malice or spite
Deliberately harmful; spiteful
He was sent off for a malicious tackle on Jones.
Origin: From malitiosus, from malitia, from malus.
indulging or exercising malice; harboring ill will or enmity
proceeding from hatred or ill will; dictated by malice; as, a malicious report; malicious mischief
with wicked or mischievous intentions or motives; wrongful and done intentionally without just cause or excuse; as, a malicious act
Malicious is a 1996 American thriller film starring Molly Ringwald and Patrick McGaw. The plot follows a star college baseball player who has a fling with a disturbed woman who begins to stalk him. The film's main character has been discussed by psychiatrists and film experts, and has been used as a film illustration for the psychiatric entity known as borderline personality disorder.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I don't think it was malicious.
The Lord God is subtle, but malicious He is not.
There is one way to handle the ignorant and malicious critic. Ignore him.
If a man is poor, and at the same time lazy,he is more likely to be malicious.
We have no information to suggest that the malware has been used to do anything malicious.
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Translations for malicious
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- злобен, злостенBulgarian
- maliciósCatalan, Valencian
- zlomyslný, škodolibý, záludnýCzech
- boshaft, böseGerman
- κακόβουλος, κακεντρεχής, κακοήθης, μοχθηρόςGreek
- malveillant, mauvaisFrench
- doloso, cattivo, malizioso, malevoleItalian
- waniwani, whakakinokino, hīkakaMāori
- boos, kwaad, kwaadaardigDutch
- malicioso, maldosoPortuguese
- злобный, злостный, злоумышленный, злонамеренный, злойRussian
- zlȍban, mȁliciōzan, zlonámjēranSerbo-Croatian
- uppsåtlig, elak, maliciös, ondSwedish
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