Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio » Dictionary » M » Maleseet ... Malope


Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does malice mean? 

MALICE (noun)
  The noun MALICE has 2 senses:

1. feeling a need to see others suffer
2. the quality of threatening evil

  Familiarity information: MALICE used as a noun is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

MALICE (noun)

Sense 1malice [BACK TO TOP]


Feeling a need to see others suffer

Classified under:

Nouns denoting feelings and emotions


malice; maliciousness; spite; spitefulness; venom

Hypernyms ("malice" is a kind of...):

malevolence; malignity (wishing evil to others)

Sense 2malice [BACK TO TOP]


The quality of threatening evil

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects


malevolency; malevolence; malice

Hypernyms ("malice" is a kind of...):

evil; evilness (the quality of being morally wrong in principle or practice)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "malice"):

bitchiness; cattiness; nastiness; spite; spitefulness (malevolence by virtue of being malicious or spiteful or nasty)

cruelness; cruelty; harshness (the quality of being cruel and causing tension or annoyance)

beastliness; meanness (the quality of being deliberately mean)

 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Don't change horses in midstream." (English proverb)

"Sharing and giving are the ways of God." (Native American proverb, Sauk)

"They whom got shy, died." (Arabic proverb)

"When two dogs fight over a bone, a third one carries it away." (Dutch proverb)

 MALICE: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0958 seconds

AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the dictionary to your list of search providers.

Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


Other popular searches: