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Synonyms for demon
ˈdi mənde·mon

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Princeton's WordNet

  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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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. demonnoun

    Synonyms:
    spirit, genius, tutelary deity

  2. demonnoun

    Synonyms:
    devil, fiend, evil spirit

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. demonnoun

    Synonyms:
    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

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Demon":

    Jérémie Mondon

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How to use demon in a sentence?

  1. Mickey Mehta:

    Never brood over the past, for every saint has had a past and every criminal has a future. Encourage transformation and MickeyMize someone's life." Share this as every demon has the potential to become divine.

  2. Lee Daniels:

    [Terrence] ain't done nothing different than Marlon Brando or Sean Penn, and all of a sudden he's some f—in' demon, that's a sign of the time, of race, of where we are right now in America.

  3. Perry Brass:

    The god that you dispense with today, will come back as a demon tomorrow.

  4. Jose Martinez:

    I feel so happy, i was here for Hurricane George. That was hard, too, but Maria… it was a demon man, it was a demon.

  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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