What does malevolous mean?

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  1. malevolous(Adjective)

    malicious, malevolent

Webster Dictionary

  1. Malevolous(adj)


  2. Origin: [L. malevolus; fr. male ill + velle to be disposed.]

Editors Contribution

  1. malevolous

    A word of displeasure or negativity covering a wide range of situations as covered by the word malevolent and commonly used by Leslie critelli aka (rexy) The founder of the word.

    useless, pathetic, nasty, see malevolent


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of malevolous in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of malevolous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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