Origin of demonic
OTHER WORDS FROM demonicde·mon·i·cal·ly, adverbsu·per·de·mon·ic, adjective
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How to use demonic in a sentence
Scientific doubt working to reveal the frightening extent of anthropogenic climate change and conspiratorial doubt, like a demonic twin, undermining it.
Having already worked with Arne during David’s exorcism, the Warrens rushed to his side, convincing Marty—via the aforementioned audio tapes—that this was an indisputable case of demonic possession.The Real-Life ‘Demonic’ Murder That Inspired ‘The Conjuring’|Nick Schager|June 11, 2021|The Daily Beast
The demonic game of golf rose up at the worst times to attack Matsuyama’s will.Hideki Matsuyama’s draining, pressure-packed win makes this Masters memorable|Thomas M. Boswell|April 12, 2021|Washington Post
Over the course of four seasons, she has battled witches, vampires, vengeful spirits, nutty sister-wife cults, possessed neighbors, demonic nuns, and killer trees, among other threats.Review: Our fave gunslinger expels her inner demons in Wynonna Earp finale|Jennifer Ouellette|April 11, 2021|Ars Technica
Since she’s come home, things go bump in the night, food goes missing, and a demonic Teddy Ruxpin bear keeps activating itself.One Good Thing: Housebound is the perfect horror comedy for the perpetually quarantined|Aja Romano|December 31, 2020|Vox
The demonic ‘anti-Santa’ enjoys an unlikely renaissance as we learn to embrace our inner pagan.
And so, the horned god became Satan—and others in his demonic retinue.
That room—the cold, the purple light, the demonic transformations: it really haunts you.
“You almost saw a humanist as well as an absolute demonic side,” she says now.Westgate's Chilling Security Video Reveals Shopping Mall Bloodbath|Nina Strochlic|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He has amassed an enormous back catalog of inflammatory comments on matters ranging from women to the “demonic” movie Avatar.Megachurch Star Mark Driscoll’s Publishing Downfall|Warren Throckmorton|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Culmination of belief in demonic power of woman in witchcraft persecutions.Taboo and Genetics|Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard
He is traveling through an Inferno, seeing its entire demonic brood, which he has begotten, and which he has to fight and subject.Homer's Odyssey|Denton J. Snider
There was a wolfish gleam in the little eyes and a demonic grin on the thin lips.Old Broadbrim Into the Heart of Australia|Author of "Old Broadbrim"
I am not as positive as you are in the belief that the obsessing agency is really demonic individuals.The Letters of William James, Vol. II|William James
The demonic theory of disease, including insanity, is universal among savages.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote