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fiend in Occult topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfiendfiend /fiːnd/ noun [countable] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 BAD PERSONa very cruel, evil, or violent person πŸ”Š a heartless fiend πŸ”Š Both of them were fighting like fiends.a sex/rape fiend (=one who commits very unpleasant sex attacks)2 β†’ television/sports/fresh-air etc fiend3 β†’ drug/dope/cocaine etc fiend4 ROan evil spirit
Examples from the Corpus
fiendβ€’ Fiend turned inside out is still a fiend.β€’ Father smiled from ear to ear, and he and I both ate like fiends.β€’ These old people vote like fiends.β€’ The architect must have been an opium fiend.β€’ a sports fiend