Definitions of malignity

  1. wishing evil to others Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The state or quality of being malignant; disposition to do evil; virulent enmity; malignancy; malice; spite. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Extreme evilness of nature or influence; perniciousness; heinousness; as, the malignity of fraud. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The state of being disposed to do evil to others; malice; deadly quality; as, the malignity of cancer. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Extreme malevolence: virulence: deadly quality. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Malice; extreme ill-will; virulence. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. Violent animosity; destructiveness; virulence. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Extreme enmity or malice; evil nature; virulence. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Bitter enmity towards another; malice without provocation; deep-rooted spite; extreme evilness of nature. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for malignity

  1. It seemed to me everything pointed in one direction, to a malignity against Fleming that extended itself to the daughter. – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. Let us, however, by a steady and cool perseverance in the cause of our country's freedom and happiness, endeavour to break the arm that wields this hateful instrument of malignity and cowardice. – Memoirs of Henry Hunt, Esq. Volume 3 by Henry Hunt