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Mephistophelian

See definition of Mephistophelian on Dictionary.com
  • as indevilish
  • as indiabolic

synonyms for Mephistophelian

  • demonic
  • diabolical
  • accursed
  • atrocious
  • bad
  • brutish
  • cloven-footed
  • cursed
  • damnable
  • demoniac
  • detestable
  • diabolic
  • evil
  • execrable
  • fiendish
  • hellborn
  • hellish
  • infernal
  • inhuman
  • iniquitous
  • nefarious
  • satanic
  • serpentine
  • unhallowed
  • villainous

antonyms for Mephistophelian

MOST RELEVANT
  • angelic
  • godlike
  • good
  • moral
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How to use Mephistophelian in a sentence

Underneath wisps of tawny hair, rather Mephistophelian, were clear-blue eyes, brilliant and sharp as a brigands.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
A halo still surrounds the Mephistophelian figure which incarnates the Hohenzollern spirit.
GERMAN PROBLEMS AND PERSONALITIESCHARLES SAROLEA
What he saw caused a sort of Mephistophelian grin to curve his lips.
ANN ARBOR TALESKARL EDWIN HARRIMAN
Van Slyck's eyes danced with satisfaction, and his saturnine smile was almost Mephistophelian.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
One of the guests, a diplomatist, of Mephistophelian aspect and species, took advantage of it to turn the conversation.
CHAMBERS'S EDINBURGH JOURNAL, NO. 453VARIOUS
It is painfully unsympathetic—Mephistophelian in a way that chills me.
THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF LAFCADIO HEARN, VOLUME 2ELIZABETH BISLAND
He looked round the little room with a sneer which well became his Mephistophelian countenance.
A WOMAN'S BURDENFERGUS HUME
They were almost mephistophelian, and unpleasantly noticeable, drawn thus nearer to the wide wave of her white hair.
NO CLUEJAMES HAY
And Mr. Whistler's Mephistophelian form disappeared into the black of the night.
THE GENTLE ART OF MAKING ENEMIESJAMES MCNEILL WHISTLER
She had, as if designedly to relieve these effects, a pair of Mephistophelian black eyebrows and a very neat black dress.
THE CLUB OF QUEER TRADESG. K. CHESTERTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MEPHISTOPHELIAN

  • Mephistophelian
  • accursed
  • atrocious
  • bad
  • brutish
  • cloven-footed
  • cursed
  • damnable
  • demoniac
  • demonic
  • detestable
  • diabolic
  • diabolical
  • evil
  • execrable
  • fiendish
  • hellborn
  • hellish
  • infernal
  • inhuman
  • iniquitous
  • nefarious
  • satanic
  • serpentine
  • unhallowed
  • villainous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.