Definition of supervillain in English:


Line breaks: super|vil¦lain
Pronunciation: /ˈsuːpəvɪlən
, ˈsjuːpəvɪlən


A fictional villain with superhuman powers: of course, a superhero film wouldn’t be complete without a supervillain
More example sentences
  • They're like one of those cartoon supervillains that absorb the powers of whomever they're fighting.
  • To rephrase the question, does the presence of a superhero in our city promote supervillains?
  • From the off, Spider-Man uses his wall-crawling abilities to foil the megalomaniac schemes of petty criminals and supervillains alike.

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