What does Malice mean?

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ˈmæl ɪsMal·ice

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. malice, maliciousness, spite, spitefulness, venomnoun

    feeling a need to see others suffer

  2. malevolence, malevolency, malicenoun

    the quality of threatening evil

Wiktionary

  1. malicenoun

    Intention to harm or deprive in an illegal or immoral way. Desire to take pleasure in another's misfortune.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Malicenoun

    enmity of heart; malevolence; ill will; a spirit delighting in harm or misfortune to another; a disposition to injure another; a malignant design of evil

  2. Malicenoun

    any wicked or mischievous intention of the mind; a depraved inclination to mischief; an intention to vex, annoy, or injure another person, or to do a wrongful act without just cause or cause or excuse; a wanton disregard of the rights or safety of others; willfulness

  3. Maliceverb

    to regard with extreme ill will

Freebase

  1. Malice

    Malice is the name of four separate fictional comic book supervillains in the Marvel Comics universe. The original Malice was a minion of Killmonger, an enemy of Black Panther. The second was a short-lived Ghost Rider villain. The last two villains bearing the name Malice are disembodied entities, the first of which possesses Susan Richards of the Fantastic Four, and the second is an evil mutant appearing in X-Men comics.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Malice

    mal′is, n. ill-will: spite: disposition to harm others: deliberate mischief: intention to harm another.—adj. Malic′ious, bearing ill-will or spite: moved by hatred or ill-will: having mischievous intentions.—adv. Malic′iously.—n. Malic′iousness. [Fr.,—L. malitiamalus, bad.]

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  1. claime, maleic

  2. Claime

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Malice in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Malice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Malice in a Sentence

  1. Aldous Huxley:

    At least two-thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice and those great motivators and justifiers of malice and stupidity idealism, dogmatism and proselytizing zeal on behalf of religous or political ideas.

  2. Ken Mapp:

    If they purchased it and on these forms they said their use was for agriculture purposes, which is the only legal way they could use it, and then brought them into the territory and used them in commercial and residential buildings, that's a clear and malice violation of the law.

  3. Ryan Pack:

    Justice over love: Love is more powerful than malice, but justice is more powerful than love. Love without justice equals malice. Always choose justice over love otherwise you'll get injustice.

  4. New Zealander Phil Blackwood:

    I believe the law says the act must be deliberate, require malice with intent to offend, i have said a number of times, there was no intent.

  5. Michael Anthony Taylor:

    I don’t hold any malice towards the people in the seats next to me. They’d paid for a ticket too, the airline could have put me in a crew seat or moved people around but they did nothing.

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    lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
    • A. contempt
    • B. brasserie
    • C. anil
    • D. encumbrance

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