And if trickle-down could start on a dinner napkin, surely the process of reversing its malignant effects can start with a book.
Might either of the two bring up the malignant problems experienced by the Eurozone?
Obamacare is a malignant tumor that feeds and metastasizes on American liberty.
In “The Incalculable Life Gesture,” an elementary school principal develops a cyst in his throat that may or may not be malignant.
Immigration showcases the other malignant GOP tumor: The rage of the base.
The Wolf figure threw one malignant look at us and was gone.
There it was, malignant and incontestable, the mark of the thing on his brow.
He was dispossessed as a "malignant" during the Commonwealth, but returned at the Restoration.
She cast a malignant glance, not at Muriel, but straight at Marjorie Dean.
War is seen to be but a symptom, a horrible outbreak of malignant forces, which we have nurtured and harboured in times of peace.
1560s, in reference to diseases, from Middle French malignant and directly from Late Latin malignantem (nominative malignans) "acting from malice," present participle of malignare "injure maliciously" (see malign (v.)). Earlier in the church malignant "followers of the antichrist," from Latin ecclesiam malignantum in early Church writing, applied by Protestant writers to the Church in Rome (1540s). As an adjective, Middle English used simple malign (early 14c.). Related: Malignantly.
malignant ma·lig·nant (mə-lĭg'nənt)
Threatening to life, as a disease; virulent.
Tending to metastasize; cancerous. Used of a tumor.
A descriptive term for things or conditions that threaten life or well-being. Malignant is the opposite of benign.
Note: The term malignant is used in describing cancerous tumors (see cancer) because such growths are a threat to the health of the individual.
Note: The term is often used in a general way to denote something that is both destructive and fast growing: “The malignant growth of the suburbs is destroying the landscape.”