Definitions of fiendishness

  1. The quality of being fiendish. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for fiendishness

  1. The fiendishness of the attack took me off my guard, for I was not prepared for such a serious fracas during the first half hour in command of the deck; but I saw there was little time to lose. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  2. Cruelties so terrible have been devised that old scholars often felt unwilling to believe that men were so low in the scale as to have been the authors of these methods of fiendishness – The Blot on the Kaiser's 'Scutcheon by Newell Dwight Hillis