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Meaning of DEVILMENT

Pronunciation:  'devulmunt

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  reckless or malicious behavior that causes discomfort or annoyance in others

DEVILMENT is a 9 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: devilry, deviltry, mischief, mischief-making, mischievousness, rascality, roguery, roguishness, shenanigan
 See Also: blaze, hell, hooliganism, malicious mischief, misbehavior, misbehaviour, misdeed, vandalism



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Dev"il*ment\, n.
Deviltry. --Bp. Warburton.

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