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English definition of “the forces of evil”

the forces of evil

things that have a very bad influence or effect : Poverty and ignorance , the bishop said, were the forces of evil in our society today.Morally wrong and evilDishonest
(Definition of the forces of evil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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