Meaning of the Evil One in English:

the Evil One


  • The Devil.

    ‘Remember that the Evil One is ruling over a community of noble savages, peace-loving people whose only problem is that they are oppressed by the Evil One.’
    • ‘Each of my paintings is like a book, exposing the tricks of the Evil One, revealing hidden truths through metaphoric symbols, hidden passages and written text.’
    • ‘But he puts it from him as a temptation of the Evil One, makes public confession on the pillory which had been the scene of Hester's shame, and dies in her arms.’
    • ‘Or if you fall for the siren song of the Evil One, you're going to be drained dry and cast into the pit of flames in due course.’