What does malice mean?

Definitions for malice
ˈmæl ɪsmal·ice

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. malice, maliciousness, spite, spitefulness, venom(noun)

    feeling a need to see others suffer

  2. malevolence, malevolency, malice(noun)

    the quality of threatening evil

Wiktionary

  1. malice(Noun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Malice(noun)

    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. Malice(noun)

    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. Malice(verb)

    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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Anagrams for malice »

  1. claime, maleic

  2. Claime

How to pronounce malice?

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    Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say malice in sign language?

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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. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    Malice drinks one half of its own poison.

  2. Three Chicago police officers:

    There was no malice, no hatred on that night.

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Fear, ignorance, and hatred - these are the trinity of malice.

  4. Napoleon (Hanlon’s Razor):

    Never ascribe to malice, that which can be explained by incompetence.

  5. Wilmer Sanchez:

    This is malice. They've been wanting to take over Banesco for a while.

Images & Illustrations of malice

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