English version


From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occult
demonicde‧mon‧ic /dɪˈmɒnɪk $ dɪˈmɑː-/ adjective  1 CRUELwild and cruel demonic laughter2 ROrelating to a demon the demonic forces in the universedemonically /-kli/ adverb
Examples from the Corpus
demonicAnd the laughter ... The laughter was demonic.In fact, he looked a little demonic.She hated that demonic air of self-assurance that went with him.The second was the sight of strange mythological beasts and demonic gargoyles which surrounded and surmounted the gateway.Some viewed the girl's shaking as a sign of demonic possession.Was it a case of demonic possession?The beings inhabiting the Hells wear demonic shapes; those in the Heavens, godly.The demonic sound ceased as abruptly as if a celestial hand had placed a pillow over that squalling electronic mouth.Earthquakes rattle certain spots within the crust, and volcanoes explode with demonic violence.
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.