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malice
American English: /ˈmæləs/
British English: /ˈmalɪs/

Translation of malice in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1 (ill will)
    mala intención (feminine)
    maldad (feminine)
    he did it without malice
    lo hizo sin mala intención
    to bear somebody malice
    guardarle rencor a alguien
    Example sentences
    • This time, the devastation resulted not from the malice of evil men, but from the fury of water and wind.
    • There are those who have tainted their blood with evil and malice.
    • Meanwhile, the red eyes were still there, glittering and watching in malice and evil.
  • 2 (Law)
    dolo (masculine) (penal)
    intención (feminine) delictuosa
    with malice aforethought (in UK)
    con premeditación
    Example sentences
    • Consequently it limited the damages in such cases unless the plaintiff proved actual malice.
    • The privilege could nevertheless be defeated if actual malice was proved by the plaintiff.
    • Nevertheless, the prosecution can contend that the doctrine of transferred malice applies.

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