fiendish

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fiend·ish

 (fēn′dĭsh)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or suggestive of a fiend; diabolical.
2. Extremely wicked or cruel.
3. Extremely bad, disagreeable, or difficult: a fiendish blizzard; a fiendish problem.

fiend′ish·ly adv.
fiend′ish·ness n.

fiendish

(ˈfiːndɪʃ)
adj
1. of or like a fiend
2. diabolically wicked or cruel
3. informal extremely difficult or unpleasant: a fiendish problem.
ˈfiendishly adv
ˈfiendishness n

fiend•ish

(ˈfin dɪʃ)

adj.
diabolically cruel, wicked, or difficult.
[1520–30]
fiend′ish•ly, adv.
fiend′ish•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fiendish - extremely evil or cruelfiendish - extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell; "something demonic in him--something that could be cruel"; "fires lit up a diabolic scene"; "diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils"; "a fiendish despot"; "hellish torture"; "infernal instruments of war"; "satanic cruelty"; "unholy grimaces"
evil - morally bad or wrong; "evil purposes"; "an evil influence"; "evil deeds"

fiendish

fiendish

adjective
Perversely bad, cruel, or wicked:
Translations
شَيْطانيصَعْب جِدا، ذَكي جِدا
ďábelskýzlomyslný
djævelskhelvedesnederdrægtig
paholaismainenpirullinen
ördögien gonosz
bráîsnjalldjöfullegur
악마
démonický

fiendish

[ˈfiːndɪʃ] ADJ (= fierce) → feroz; (= mildly wicked) → muy travieso; (= clever and wicked) → diabólico (= difficult and unpleasant) → dificilísimo

fiendish

[ˈfiːndɪʃ] adj
(= very clever) [plan, action, device] → diabolique
(= very difficult) [problem, task] → infernal(e)
(= cruel) [person] → diabolique

fiendish

adj
(= cruel) person, act, lookteuflisch; delight, glee, laughterhämisch; he took a fiendish delight in doing ites machte ihm eine höllische Freude, es zu tun
(inf: = cunning) plan, device, gadgethöllisch raffiniert or clever (inf)
(inf: = very difficult) problemverzwickt (inf), → höllisch schwer (inf)

fiendish

[ˈfiːndɪʃ] adj (cruelty, smile, plot) → diabolico/a (fam) (difficult and unpleasant) → tremendo/a
I had a fiendish time trying to ... → è stato un lavoraccio tentare di...

fiend

(fiːnd) noun
1. a devil. the fiends of hell.
2. a wicked or cruel person. She's an absolute fiend when she's angry.
3. a person who is very enthusiastic about something. a fresh air fiend; a fiend for work.
ˈfiendish adjective
1. wicked or devilish. a fiendish temper.
2. very difficult, clever etc. a fiendish plan.
ˈfiendishly adverb
1. wickedly.
2. very. fiendishly difficult.