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evildoer

[ ee-vuhl-doo-er, ee-vuhl-doo-er ]
/ ˈi vəlˌdu ər, ˌi vəlˈdu ər /
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noun
a person who does evil or wrong.
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Origin of evildoer

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at evil, doer

OTHER WORDS FROM evildoer

e·vil·do·ing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for evildoer

evildoer
/ (ˈiːvəlˌduːə) /

noun
a person who does evil

Derived forms of evildoer

evildoing, noun
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