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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Diabolic  \Di`a*bol"ic\,  Diabolical  \Di`a*bol"ic*al\,  a.  [L. 
  diabolicus  Gr  ?  devilish,  slanderous:  cf  F.  diabolique 
  See  {Devil}.] 
  Pertaining  to  the  devil;  resembling,  or  appropriate,  or 
  appropriate  to  the  devil;  devilish;  infernal;  impious; 
  atrocious;  nefarious;  outrageously  wicked;  as  a  diabolic  or 
  diabolical  temper  or  act  ``Diabolic  power.''  --Milton.  ``The 
  diabolical  institution.''  --Motley.  --  {Di`a*bol"ic*al*ly}, 
  adv  --  {Di`a*bol"ic*al*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  diabolically 
  adv  :  as  a  devil;  in  an  evil  manner;  "his  writing  could  be 
  diabolically  satiric"  [syn:  {devilishly},  {fiendishly}] 




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