noun, plural dev·il·ries.
- devils island,
Origin of devilry
Examples from the Web for devilry
My experience is that a man who makes accurate forecasts of the weather may get up to any devilry.
There is something else to it, devilry and evil spells, or so I think.Flemish Legends|Charles de Coster
The brown midget showed angry distrust of us, knowing what devilry was in his own mind.The Sea and the Jungle|H. M. Tomlinson
Mr. Adister peered into his brows profoundly for a glimpse of the devilry in that exclusion of the valse.The Celt and Saxon, Complete|George Meredith
The Second Part of Faust is devilry all through, a tissue of bewilderments and devilries.The Three Devils: Luther's, Milton's, and Goethe's|David Masson