Adjective "fiendish" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈfiːndɪʃ/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Extremely cruel or unpleasant.
  1. 'Human beings over the ages have delighted in the most horrific and fiendish methods of inflicting extreme suffering, pain and mutilation.'
  2. 'a fiendish problem'
  3. 'The superlatively analytical Inspector Hemingway reveals his unnerving talent for solving a fiendish problem.'

Definitions

1. diabolically cruel and wicked.

More examples(as adjective)

"placements can be fiendish."

"plots can be fiendish."

"people can be fiendish."

"trusts can be fiendish."

"torturers can be fiendish."

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