Definitions for spitefulˈspaɪt fəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

spite•fulˈspaɪt fəl(adj.)

  1. full of spite or malice; malicious.

Origin of spiteful:

1400–50

spite′ful•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. despiteful, spiteful, vindictive(adj)

    showing malicious ill will and a desire to hurt; motivated by spite

    "a despiteful fiend"; "a truly spiteful child"; "a vindictive man will look for occasions for resentment"

Wiktionary

  1. spiteful(Adjective)

    Filled with, or showing, spite; having a desire to vex, annoy, or injure; malignant; malicious

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spiteful(adj)

    filled with, or showing, spite; having a desire to vex, annoy, or injure; malignant; malicious; as, a spiteful person or act


Translations for spiteful

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

spiteful(adjective)

a spiteful remark/person; You're being very spiteful.

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