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