What does Devilish mean?

Definitions for Devilish
ˈdɛv ə lɪʃ, ˈdɛv lɪʃDevil·ish

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Devilish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. devilish, diabolic, diabolical, mephistophelian, mephistophelean(adj)

    showing the cunning or ingenuity or wickedness typical of a devil

    "devilish schemes"; "the cold calculation and diabolic art of some statesmen"; "the diabolical expression on his face"; "a mephistophelian glint in his eye"

  2. devilish, rascally, roguish(adverb)

    playful in an appealingly bold way

    "a roguish grin"

  3. devilishly, devilish(adverb)

    in a playfully devilish manner

    "the socialists are further handicapped if they believe that capitalists are not only wicked but also devilishly clever"


  1. devilish(Adverb)


  2. devilish(Adjective)

    Resembling a devil.

  3. devilish(Adjective)

    Characteristic of a devil.

    A devilish grin.

  4. devilish(Adjective)

    Extreme, excessive.

    A devilish effort yielded a devilish success.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Devilish(adj)

    resembling, characteristic of, or pertaining to, the devil; diabolical; wicked in the extreme

  2. Devilish(adj)

    extreme; excessive

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Devilish in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Devilish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Devilish in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Peace is not a dream; peace is an option! You either choose peace and prove that you are clever and angelic, or choose war proving that you are stupid and devilish!

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Mother is often the most selfish and Mother-In-Law is highly likely to be the most devilish

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Laws are man-made! They can be faulty, they can be childish, they can be ridiculous, they can be silly and they can even be utterly devilish! Anything man made is open to all the possibilities except perfection!

  4. Kubrat Pulev:

    I will donate 50% of the money I earn from the match with Joshua to the tireless heroes in the fight against the coronavirus, i will give doctors, nurses and hospitals the necessary equipment to deal with this devilish virus.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Mother is the most selfish and a man's Mother-in-law is the most devilish to him and a person who does not subscribe to this belief should do invariably a thorough introspection.

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Translations for Devilish

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  • страхотен, голям, сатанински, дяволскиBulgarian
  • teuflischGerman
  • διαβολικόςGreek
  • diabólicoSpanish
  • diabolique, infernalFrench
  • pokoli, sátáni, állati, ördögiHungarian
  • 悪魔的, 非常, 残忍Japanese
  • deksels, satanisch, diabolisch, verduiveld, duivelsDutch
  • diabelskiPolish
  • diabólico, extremoPortuguese
  • дьявольский, чертовский, сатанинский, страшный, адский, чёртовыйRussian
  • vragolast, đavolast, враголаст, ђаволастSerbo-Croatian
  • djävlig, djävulsk, jävligSwedish

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