devilry

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

devil +‎ -ry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɛv.əl.ɹi/, /ˈdɛv.ɪl.ɹi/
  • enPR: dĕv'əl-rē

Noun[edit]

devilry (countable and uncountable, plural devilries)

  1. mischief.
  2. Wickedness; cruelty.
  3. An action performed with the help of a devil; witchcraft.
  4. An act of such mischief, wickedness, cruelty, or witchcraft.

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