Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or like a demon; demoniac. Also dæmonic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a demon or to demons; demoniac.

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  • adjective Pertaining to demons or evil spirits; demoniac.
  • adjective Pertaining to dæmons in ancient Greek thought; concerning supernatural ‘genius’.

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  • adjective extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell

Etymologies

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From Latin daemonicus, from Ancient Greek δαιμονικός (daemonikos, "possessed by a demon, sent by a demon"), from δαίμων.

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