verb as in tease
verb as in torment
verb as in cook
verb as in harass
When they ain't devilling the life out of their step-mother they're worrying somebody else.
And the devilling and the creaming are sometimes better than the chocolate and the biscuit.
In vain he tried to tell her how valuable the devilling was to him.
Devilling is juniors work, but much depends on it, and on the ability with which it is done.
In English legal phraseology "devil" and "devilling" are used of barristers who act as substitutes for others.
On this page you'll find 238 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to devilling, such as: annoy, badger, bother, harass, mock, and needle.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.