FIEND's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of fiend
Definition:
n. implacable or malicious foe; one who is diabolically wicked or cruel
Example:
Amidst all this, I had to listen as well as watch: to listen for the movements of the wild beast or the fiend in yonder side den.
Sentence in Classic:
The devil, once a shining angel, a son of the morning, now a foul fiend came in the shape of a serpent, the subtlest of all the beasts of the field.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
It was worse when it began to be clothed upon with detestable attributes; and out of the shifting, insubstantial mists that had so long baffled his eye, there leaped up the sudden, definite presentment of a fiend.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
The air was cold, and the rain again began to descend; we entered the hut, the fiend with an air of exultation, I with a heavy heart and depressed spirits.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
I tell thee, the fiend can impose diseases for the very purpose of removing them, in order to bring into credit some diabolical fashion of cure.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
Now what cozening fiend it was, gentlemen, that possessed Radney to meddle with such a man in that corporeally exasperated state, I know not; but so it happened.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
His mind pictured the soldiers who would place their defiant bodies before the spear of the yelling battle fiend, and as he saw their dripping corpses on an imagined field, he said that he was their murderer.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane Context
I did, though: I vociferated curses enough to annihilate any fiend in Christendom; and I got a stone and thrust it between his jaws, and tried with all my might to cram it down his throat.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context