- a person who wishes misfortune to another.
Origin of ill-wisher
First recorded in 1600–10
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Examples from the Web for ill-wisher
Failure to arrest means dismissal from the service and punishment as an ill-wisher.Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House)
James S. De Benneville