pact with the Devil


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pact with the Devil


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An agreement made by an individual with the Devil in which a person agrees to carry out evil deeds in return for wealth or power.
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TURNING a blind eye to the laundering of dirty Russian money in Britain was a pact with the devil we must end immediately.
To overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) returning from Kuwait, President Duterte is promising money and a comfortable life - even if it will take making a pact with the devil.
It was a perfect pact with the devil which was instrumental in my unjust detention.
Pakistan is fortunately blessed or unfortunately cursed with a mushroom of political parties of whom 'only' twelve are in Parliament, but their leaderships stand out for their incessant personal vendettas, hungering for power till eternity, for which they will sign a pact with the devil, form mutually self-serving alliances with those diametrically opposed to their own ideology, and act readily on 'the enemy of my enemy is my friend' theme.
The journey of Skurge is really 'OK, now you made a pact with the devil and it comes with a price.
BLUE EAMONN: I'm a hopeless flirt on TV -but I only have eyes tom slemen on a pact with the devil in a city restaurant /P28 Holmes SATURDAY
The audience may have found his pumping posterior a pleasant surprise, but as the doctor brokers a dubious pact with the devil, things take a turn for the worse.
Hinkley Point can now be seen to be a pact with the devil.
Mr Gubay once said he made a pact with the devil and gave away his fortune, with at least half of the profits from his PS1bn fortune going to the Catholic Church annually.
They have made a pact with the Devil and for those who have paid close attention to the failed war on Syria, this shouldn't come as a surprise.
Finally the band were roared back on stage as we witnessed their pact with the devil in all its gloriously gory detail.