1. morally wrong or bad; immoral; wicked.
  2. harmful; injurious: evil laws.
  3. characterized or accompanied by misfortune or suffering; unfortunate; disastrous: to be fallen on evil days.
  4. due to actual or imputed bad conduct or character: an evil reputation.
  5. marked by anger, irritability, irascibility, etc.


  1. that which is evil; evil quality, intention, or conduct.
  2. the force in nature that governs and gives rise to wickedness and sin.
  3. the wicked or immoral part of someone or something.
  4. harm; mischief; misfortune.
  5. anything causing injury or harm.
  6. a harmful aspect, effect, or consequence.
  7. a disease, as king's evil.


  1. in an evil manner; badly; ill.


  1. The Devil; Satan.
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