Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “evil”

evil

adjective
 
 
/ˈiː.vəl/
morally bad, cruel, or very unpleasant
道德敗壞的;邪惡的,惡毒的;討厭的
an evil dictator
邪惡的獨裁者
These people are just evil.
這些人太惡毒了。
Morally wrong and evilDishonest
If the weather or a smell is evil, it is very unpleasant.
天氣或氣味討厭的;令人不舒服的;令人作嘔的
Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
(Definition of evil adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “evil” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

beer mat

a small piece of cardboard that you put under a glass to protect a table surface in a pub or bar

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More