Synonyms for devil

Synonyms for (noun) devil

Synonyms: deuce, devil, dickens

Definition: a word used in exclamations of confusion

Usage: what the devil; the deuce with it; the dickens you say

Similar words: exclaiming, exclamation

Definition: an abrupt excited utterance

Usage: she gave an exclamation of delight; there was much exclaiming over it


Synonyms: fiend, devil, demon, daemon, daimon

Definition: an evil supernatural being

Similar words: evil spirit

Definition: a spirit tending to cause harm


Synonyms: Devil, the Tempter, Prince of Darkness, Satan, Lucifer, Beelzebub, Old Nick

Definition: (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell

Similar words: supernatural being, spiritual being

Definition: an incorporeal being believed to have powers to affect the course of human events


Synonyms: heller, hellion, devil

Definition: a rowdy or mischievous person (usually a young man)

Usage: he chased the young hellions out of his yard

Similar words: trouble maker, troublemaker, troubler, bad hat, mischief-maker

Definition: someone who deliberately stirs up trouble


Synonyms: monster, ogre, devil, demon, fiend

Definition: a cruel wicked and inhuman person

Similar words: unpleasant person, disagreeable person

Definition: a person who is not pleasant or agreeable

Synonyms for (verb) devil

Synonyms: devil

Definition: coat or stuff with a spicy paste

Usage: devilled eggs

Similar words: ready, prepare, make, cook, fix

Definition: prepare for eating by applying heat

Usage: Cook me dinner, please; can you make me an omelette?; fix breakfast for the guests, please


Synonyms: devil, irritate, get at, get to, gravel, rag, rile, bother, chafe, annoy, nark, nettle, vex

Definition: cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations

Usage: Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me; It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves

Similar words: displease

Definition: give displeasure to