Examples from the Web for devilish
Use him as the poster child for a nasty, devilish lobbying group being the de facto fourth branch of government.
As she disappears down the hill, Grace shoots Mormello a devilish grin: “What does she have?”
Depending on whether you use a Greek, Hebrew, or English number scheme, a lot of different names add up to the devilish number.
The course teaches that Devilish influence in the world is of two basic types.
But unfortunately for us, the devilish Mr. Hyde was in charge in that case.Dr. Antonin and Mr. Scalia, or, a Justice Divided Against Himself|Dean Obeidallah|July 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Argives and Mainats, at any rate, had no hand in that devilish work, which must be passed over quickly.The Vintage|Edward Frederic Benson
Then he laughed wildly, and by some devilish impulse began to abuse Glory.The Christian|Hall Caine
We can't keep a maid or a plough-boy on the place because of this devilish school.The Quest of the Silver Fleece|W. E. B. Du Bois
If after the said time your devilish countenance is seen at this place or vicinity your worthless life will pay the forfeit.A Letter to Hon. Charles Sumner, with 'Statements' of Outrages upon Freedmen in Georgia|Hamilton Wilcox Pierson
A devilish light leapt into his eye, but it faded as quickly as it came.The Battle Of The Strong, Complete|Gilbert Parker