What is fiend?

  • (noun): One of the evil spirits of traditional Jewish and Christian belief.
    Synonyms: devil, demon, daemon, daimon
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More definitions of "fiend":

  • (noun): A person motivated by irrational enthusiasm (as for a cause).
    Synonyms: fanatic

Famous quotes containing the word fiend:

    Our pleasance here is all vain glory,
    This false world is but transitory;
    The flesh is bruckle, the Fiend is slee:—
    Timor Mortis conturbat me.
    William Dunbar (c. 1465–c. 1530)