HyperDic: fiend

English > 3 senses of the word fiend:
NOUNperson fiend, monster, devil, demon, ogrea cruel wicked and inhuman person
person fiend, devil, demon, daemon, daimonan evil supernatural being
person fiend, fanatica person motivated by irrational enthusiasm (as for a cause)
fiend > pronunciation
Soundsfiy'nd
Rhymesquarantined ... weaned: 3 rhymes with iynd...
English > fiend: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA cruel wicked and inhuman person.
Synonymsmonster, devil, demon, ogre
Narrowerdemoniacsomeone who acts as if possessed by a demon
Broaderunpleasant person, disagreeable personA person who is not pleasant or agreeable
Spanishdemonio, diablo, fiera, malvado, monstruo, ogro
Catalandiable, dimoni, fera, monstre, ogre
English > fiend: 3 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningAn evil supernatural being.
Synonymsdevil, demon, daemon, daimon
Narrowerdybbuk, dibbuk(Jewish folklore) a demon that enters the body of a living person and controls that body's behavior
incubusA male demon believed to lie on sleeping persons and to have sexual intercourse with sleeping women
succubus, succubaA female demon believed to have sexual intercourse with sleeping men
Broaderevil spiritA spirit tending to cause harm
Spanishdaimon, demonio, diablo, genio, mandinga
Catalandaimon, diable, dimoni
English > fiend: 3 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA person motivated by irrational enthusiasm (as for a cause).
Synonymfanatic
Broaderenthusiast, partisan, partizanAn ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
Spanishexaltado, fanático
Catalanexaltat, fanàtic

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