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Synonyms for demon
ˈdi mən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. devil, fiend, demon, daemon, daimon(noun)

    an evil supernatural being

    monster, daemon, heller, fanatic, hellion, fiend, demigod, dickens, deuce, devil, ogre, daimon, the Tempter

  2. monster, fiend, devil, demon, ogre(noun)

    a cruel wicked and inhuman person

    daemon, daimon, fanatic, ogre, monster, teras, colossus, lusus naturae, goliath, devil, monstrosity, fiend, giant, deuce, hellion, dickens, the Tempter, behemoth, heller, freak

  3. demon(noun)

    someone extremely diligent or skillful

    "he worked like a demon to finish the job on time"; "she's a demon at math"

    daemon, daimon, ogre, devil, monster, fiend

Editors Contribution

  1. ghoul

    Submitted by rinat on September 9, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. demon(n.)

    spirit, genius, tutelary deity

  2. demon(n.)

    devil, fiend, evil spirit

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. demon(n)

    devil, fiend, mara

    Associated words:
    demoniac, demonocracy, pandemonium, demonology, sabbat, demonophobia, polydemonism, demonism, exorcise, exorcism, exorcist

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "demon":

    devil, warlock, daemon, fiend, evil, devils


  1. List of known nicknames for "Demon":

    Jérémie Mondon

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  1. Michael Barnett:

    Why did they want to get rid of you so badly ? A 6 - or 7-year-old child living in an apartment alone for a year ? Thats just not believable to me, i guess it comes down to whether or not you are an evil psychopath demon child thats come over here to murder everybody.

  2. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    Another Boring Love Story She was risky at best. She had a sordid past. She was complicated. She was wild. She had numerous demons. But she had a loving heart. But she had a soft smile. But her tears smelled like morning dew. But she was intelligent and worldly. But she intimidated men. So, I dove in headfirst without a second thought. And wow; she was a demon. The End

  3. The American:

    This is a personal thing for me. I definitely want to go out there and secure the victory in violent fashion for my friends, my family, my fans and everyone who is going to be at the Staples Center, but to be honest KSI just happens to be the guy in the ring for me. This is the end of a redemption arc that has changed my life so, for me, the only demon I'm fighting in the ring is myself.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Heaven might have made woman at the time of world creation because invisible God there knew that the earth someone would need someone more powerful than wicked men to cheat them with her beauty and punish demon.

  5. Thomas Paine:

    Whenever we read the obscene stories, voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and tortous executions, the unrelenting vindictivenes, with which more than half the Bible is filled, it would be more consistant that we called it the word of a Demon than the word of God. It is a history of wickedness that has served to corrupt and brutalize mankind, and, for my part, I sincerly detest it as I detest everything that is cruel.

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