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English definition of “devil”

devil

noun (EVIL BEING)    /ˈdev.əl/
B2 [C] an evil being, often represented in human form but with a tail and horns Devils the devil [S] (often the Devil) a powerful evil force and the enemy of God in Christianity and Judaism Devils
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