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They believed she had been possessed by devils.
I bet you were a little devil when you were younger.
Poor old devil, he doesn't get many visitors.
Go on, be a devil. Come out tonight.
The Irish economy is performing strongly, but the devil is in the detail.
We had a devil of a job persuading her not to leave.
What the devil is going on here?
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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
the bone at the front of your lower leg, between your knee and your ankle. A more usual word is...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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Definition of devil from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.