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malicious

Saltos de línea: ma|li¦cious
Pronunciación: /məˈlɪʃəs
 
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Definición de malicious en inglés:

adjetivo

Characterized by malice; intending or intended to do harm: he was found guilty of malicious damage a hotbed of rumour and malicious chit-chat the transmission of malicious software such as computer viruses
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Lord Steyn was contrasting damages for malicious falsehood with damages for libel.
  • There was in fact no evidence of malicious attack by any third party, let alone the claimant.
  • Atkinson pleaded not guilty to malicious wounding but admitted unlawful wounding.
Sinónimos

Origen

Middle English: from Old French malicios, from Latin malitiosus, from malitia (see malice).

Derivados

maliciously

1
adverbio
Example sentences
  • In addition, the plaintiff complains that the defendant has maliciously damaged her car by scratching the paintwork.
  • It may be evidence, however, that the defendant is acting maliciously.
  • The word ‘wrongfully’ in such a case is here construed to mean knowingly rather than maliciously.

maliciousness

2
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • The plaintiff claims that the lack of disclosure demonstrates maliciousness on the part of the investigative and prosecutorial defendants.
  • Their eyes were judging, almost cruel, with a hint of maliciousness.
  • Through carelessness or maliciousness, many of Australia's bushfires are caused by humans.

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