Devil and Demon


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Devil noun – An evil spirit.
Usage example: acted as if possessed by some devil

Demon is a synonym for devil in evil spirit topic. In some cases you can use "Demon" instead a noun "Devil", when it comes to topics like rascal, brute, fiend, enthusiast. popular alternative
Nearby Words: devious, devilish, devilry, devilment, devilishly
Synonyms for Devil


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Demon noun – An evil spirit.
Usage example: only in rare cases is the ancient rite of exorcism performed to cast out a troublesome demon

Devil is a synonym for demon in evil spirit topic. You can use "Devil" instead a noun "Demon", if it concerns topics such as monster, fiend, greedy monster. popular alternative
Nearby Words: demoniac, demonic, demonical, demonically, demoness
Synonyms for Demon

How words are described

old old devil old demon
good good devil good demon
female female devil female demon
true true devil true demon
Other adjectives: green, single, powerful, actual, real, male, big, monstrous, inner, personal, defeated, former, lesser, yellow, legendary, titular, literal, giant, eponymous, horned, strongest.
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