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malicenoun [U]

 us   /ˈmæl·ɪs/ law
the intention to do something wrong and esp. to cause injury: An employee would have to prove an employer acted out of malice in order to sue.
Translations of “malice”
in Arabic حِقد…
in Korean 악의…
in Malaysian niat jahat…
in French méchanceté…
in Turkish kasıt, kötü niyet, kötülük…
in Italian malevolenza, malignità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡意,害人之心…
in Russian злоба, злость…
in Polish złośliwość…
in Vietnamese ác ý…
in Spanish malicia…
in Portuguese malevolência, malícia, dolo…
in Thai ความมุ่งร้าย…
in German diee Böswilligkeit…
in Catalan malícia…
in Japanese 悪意…
in Indonesian kejahatan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶意,害人之心…
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