VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

III. SYMPATHETIC AFFECTIONS

2. Diffusive Sympathetic Affections

[Maleficent being.] Evil doer.

[Antonyms: benefactor.]

[Nouns] evil doer, evil worker; wrongdoer [more]; mischief-maker, marplot; oppressor, tyrant; firebrand, incendiary, fire bug [U.S.], pyromaniac; anarchist, destroyer, vandal, iconoclast; communist, Nazi, terrorist.

savage, brute, ruffian, barbarian, semibarbarian, caitiff, desperado; hoodlum, plug-ugly, pug-ugly [U.S.], tough [U.S.]; bludgeon man, bully, rough, hooligan, larrikin, dangerous classes, ugly customer; thief [more].

cockatrice, scorpion, hornet; viper, adder; snake, snake in the grass; serpent, cobra, asp, rattlesnake, anaconda; canker-worm, wire-worm; locust, Colorado beetle; alacran, alligator, caymon, crocodile, mosquito, mugger, octopus; torpedo; bane [more].

cannibal; anthropophagus, anthropophagist; bloodsucker, vampire, ogre, ghoul, gorilla, vulture; gyr-falcon, ger-falcon.

wild beast, tiger, hyena, butcher, hangman; cutthroat (killer) [more]; blood-hound, hell-hound, sleuth-hound; catamount [U.S.], cougar, jaguar, puma.

hag, hellhag, beldam, Jezebel.

monster; fiend (demon) [more]; devil incarnate, demon in human shape; Frankenstein's monster.

harpy, siren; Furies, Eumenides.

Attila, scourge of the human race.

[Phrases] faenum habet in cornu.

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