Definitions of evil
profoundly immoral and malevolent.
his evil deeds
wicked bad wrong immoral sinful foul vile dishonorable corrupt iniquitous depraved reprobate villainous nefarious vicious malicious malevolent sinister demonic devilish diabolical fiendish dark monstrous shocking despicable atrocious heinous odious contemptible horrible execrable lowdown dirty
profound immorality, wickedness, and depravity, especially when regarded as a supernatural force.
the world is stalked by relentless evil
wickedness bad badness wrongdoing sin ill immorality vice iniquity degeneracy corruption depravity villainy nefariousness malevolence devil turpitude
Examples of evil
We read about someone who does evil deeds and is of wrong view, and who has an unhappy rebirth.
Synonyms of evil
wicked cruel unpleasant malefic vicious
wickedness harm abomination evilness
"For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed the evil thoughts, fornications, thefts, murders, adulteries, deeds of coveting and wickedness, as well as deceit, sensuality, envy, slander, pride and foolishness. "All these evil things proceed from within and defile the man."
'Is it not lawful for me to do what I wish with what is my own? Or is your eye envious because I am generous?'
A king who sits on the throne of justice Disperses all evil with his eyes.
A worthless person, a wicked man, Is the one who walks with a perverse mouth, Who winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, Who points with his fingers;
A man with an evil eye hastens after wealth And does not know that want will come upon him.
"The eye is the lamp of your body; when your eye is clear, your whole body also is full of light; but when it is bad, your body also is full of darkness.
"The man who is refined and very delicate among you shall be hostile toward his brother and toward the wife he cherishes and toward the rest of his children who remain,
Do not eat the bread of a selfish man, Or desire his delicacies;
deeds of coveting and wickedness, as well as deceit, sensuality, envy, slander, pride and foolishness. "All these evil things proceed from within and defile the man."
"I said to them, 'Cast away, each of you, the detestable things of his eyes, and do not defile yourselves with the idols of Egypt; I am the LORD your God.'
"But they rebelled against Me and were not willing to listen to Me; they did not cast away the detestable things of their eyes, nor did they forsake the idols of Egypt Then I resolved to pour out My wrath on them, to accomplish My anger against them in the midst of the land of Egypt.
"THERE IS NO FEAR OF GOD BEFORE THEIR EYES."
2 Peter 2:14
having eyes full of adultery that never cease from sin, enticing unstable souls, having a heart trained in greed, accursed children;
1 John 2:16
For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes and the boastful pride of life, is not from the Father, but is from the world.
"It shall be a tassel for you to look at and remember all the commandments of the LORD, so as to do them and not follow after your own heart and your own eyes, after which you played the harlot,
Moreover, the LORD said, "Because the daughters of Zion are proud And walk with heads held high and seductive eyes, And go along with mincing steps And tinkle the bangles on their feet,
Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, And hands that shed innocent blood,
Who winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, Who points with his fingers;
He who winks the eye causes trouble, And a babbling fool will be ruined.
Do not desire her beauty in your heart, Nor let her capture you with her eyelids.
All that my eyes desired I did not refuse them I did not withhold my heart from any pleasure, for my heart was pleased because of all my labor and this was my reward for all my labor.
All things are wearisome; Man is not able to tell it. The eye is not satisfied with seeing, Nor is the ear filled with hearing.
Again He came and found them sleeping, for their eyes were heavy.
And again He came and found them sleeping, for their eyes were very heavy; and they did not know what to answer Him.
FOR THE HEART OF THIS PEOPLE HAS BECOME DULL, WITH THEIR EARS THEY SCARCELY HEAR, AND THEY HAVE CLOSED THEIR EYES, OTHERWISE THEY WOULD SEE WITH THEIR EYES, HEAR WITH THEIR EARS, AND UNDERSTAND WITH THEIR HEART AND RETURN, AND I WOULD HEAL THEM.'
And Leah's eyes were weak, but Rachel was beautiful of form and face.
"But if your eye is bad, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light that is in you is darkness, how great is the darkness!
deeds of coveting and wickedness, as well as deceit, sensuality, envy, slander, pride and foolishness.
They have mouths, but they cannot speak; They have eyes, but they cannot see;
They have mouths, but they do not speak; They have eyes, but they do not see;