Definition of she-devil in English:


Syllabification: she-dev·il


  • A malicious or spiteful woman.
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    • Treacherous, sneaky, conniving she-devils - the lot of them.
    • I've watched countless female commentators delude themselves that they are striking a blow against body fascism by demanding that those skinny she-devils be banished from the catwalk by their voluptuous moral superiors.
    • I should warn you that the picture starts out slow, but I assure you that it soon accelarates like a thrill-crazed she-devil behind the wheel of a souped-up sportscar.

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