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ˈdi mənde·mon

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  1. devil, fiend, demon, daemon, daimonnoun

    an evil supernatural being

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

  2. monster, fiend, devil, demon, ogrenoun

    a cruel wicked and inhuman person

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

  3. demonnoun

    someone extremely diligent or skillful

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

    Synonyms:
    daemon, daimon, ogre, devil, monster, fiend

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  1. ghoul

    Submitted by rinat on September 9, 2019  

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  1. demonnoun

    Synonyms:
    spirit, genius, tutelary deity

  2. demonnoun

    Synonyms:
    devil, fiend, evil spirit

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  1. demonnoun

    Synonyms:
    devil, fiend, mara

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

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  1. List of paraphrases for "demon":

    devil, warlock, daemon, fiend, evil, devils

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Demon":

    Jérémie Mondon

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How to use demon in a sentence?

  1. Proverb:

    Man is to man a wolf, man is to man a demon.

  2. Dr. Thomas Arnold Mindell:

    The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given "disease." The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.

  3. Thomas Paine, "The Age of Reason":

    Whenever we read the obscene stories, the voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and torturous executions, the unrelenting vindictiveness, with which more than half the bible is filled, it would seem more consistent 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.

  4. 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.

  5. from an official Japanese guide for English-speaking drivers, 1936:

    1. At the rise of the hand of the policeman, stop rapidly. Do not pass him or otherwise disrespect him. 2. If pedestrian obstacle your path, tootle horn melodiously. If he continue to obstacle, tootle horn vigorously and utter vocal warning such as "Hi, Hi." [...] 5. Beware of greasy corner where lurk skid demon. Cease step on, approach slowly, round cautiously, resume step on gradually.


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