Definition and Meanings for diabolic
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Part of Speech of diabolic
adjective, adverb, noun
Etymology of diabolic
Meaning of diabolic
- pertaining to the devil; resembling, or appropriate, or appropriate to, the devil; befitting hell or satan; devilish; infernal; impious; as, a diabolic or diabolical temper or act; the diabolical expression on his face; fires lit up a diabolic scene.
- showing a wicked cunning or ingenuity; as, the cold calculation and diabolic art of some statesmen.
- extremely evil or cruel; atrocious; outrageously wicked; as, diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils; diabolical torturers taking pleasure in their craft.