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Definition of "malevolency" [malevolency]

  • The quality of threatening evil (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "malevolency" in a sentence
  • "And Somers seemed to come home like an enemy, like an enemy, with that look on his face, and that pregnant malevolency of Cornwall investing him."
  • "With it came full realization of the might and the malevolency of these shadowed wilds she had battled so long."
  • "I'm still marveling at the juxtaposition of these two words: "armchair", connoting casual comfort and complacency, and "terrorist" with its inherently brutal malevolency."