II. Prospective Volition
2. Subservience to ends; degree of subservience
[Capability of producing evil. Bad qualities.] Badness.
malignity; malevolence [more]; tender mercies [ironically].
wrong, aggrieve, oppress, persecute; trample upon, tread upon, bear hard upon, put upon; overburden; weigh down, weigh heavy on; victimize; run down; molest [more].
maltreat, abuse; ill-use, ill-treat; buffet, bruise, scratch, maul; smite (scourge) [more]; do violence, do harm, do a mischief; stab, pierce, outrage.
do mischief, make mischief; bring into trouble.
[Adjectives] hurtful, harmful, scathful, baneful, baleful; injurious, deleterious, detrimental, noxious, pernicious, mischievous, full of mischief, mischief-making, malefic, malignant, nocuous, noisome; prejudicial; disserviceable, disadvantageous; wide-wasting.
unlucky, sinister; obnoxious; untoward, disastrous.
oppressive, burdensome, onerous; malign (malevolent) [more].
bad, ill, arrant, as bad as bad can be, dreadful; horrid, horrible; dire; rank, peccant, foul, fulsome; rotten, rotten at the core, rotten to the core.
vile, base, villanous; mean (paltry) [more]; injured, deteriorated [more]; unsatisfactory, exceptionable indifferent; below par (imperfect) [more]; illcontrived, ill-conditioned; wretched, sad, grievous, deplorable, lamentable; pitiful, pitiable, woeful (painful) [more].
hateful, hateful as a toad; abominable, detestable, execrable, cursed, accursed, confounded; damned, damnable; infernal; diabolic (malevolent) [more].