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noun evil pronunciation in British English /ˈiːv(ə)l/ 
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] a power that makes people do very bad and cruel things

    the struggle between good and evil

    1. a.
      very bad or cruel behaviour

      Does everyone have the potential for evil?

  2. 2
    [countable] something that is very bad

    the view of crime as a social evil

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