noun, plural ma·lig·nan·cies for 2, 3.
Related formsnon·ma·lig·nance, nounnon·ma·lig·nan·cy, noun, plural non·ma·lig·nan·cies.
Examples from the Web for malignance
There was malignance, there was red anger, but there was entreaty, the cry of a slave to a master.The Pursuit|Frank (Frank Mackenzie) Savile
Soon afterward Eabani becomes ill, no doubt through the malignance of the goddess Ishtar.An Introduction to Mythology|Lewis Spence
There is, of course, in much of this something of the malignance of party.Washington and his Comrades in Arms|George Wrong
She was about to speak when he abruptly halted and faced her with a petrifying burst of malignance.Ewing\'s Lady|Harry Leon Wilson
She was hysterically, passionately spiteful—almost to the point of malignance.Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett