MALICIOUS's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of malicious
Definition:
a. deliberately harmful; spiteful; proceeding from extreme hatred
a. deliberately harmful; as a result of malice or spite
Example:
It is just plain malicious software designed to corrupt your device or steal your information.
"Wild" may be a misnomer. The malicious starting of fires is as old as the human fascination with flame and many of the fires may be directly or indirectly caused by humans.
Sentence in Classic:
Just recall to your mind what these malicious creatures wrote in the papers about papa, and how horribly they slandered him.
A Doll's House By Henrik Ibsen Context
It was late; Councillor Knap, deeply occupied with the times of King Hans, intended to go home, and malicious Fate managed matters so that his feet, instead of finding their way to his own galoshes, slipped into those of Fortune.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
And he saw this by the suppressed, malicious, and ironical smile with which Betsy glanced at him after this phrase.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Creakle, Tungay considered the whole establishment, masters and boys, as his natural enemies, and that the only delight of his life was to be sour and malicious.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Sending her out to attract and torment and do mischief, Miss Havisham sent her with the malicious assurance that she was beyond the reach of all admirers, and that all who staked upon that cast were secured to lose.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Every member of the respectable coterie appeared plunged in his own reflections; not excepting the dog, who by a certain malicious licking of his lips seemed to be meditating an attack upon the legs of the first gentleman or lady he might encounter in the streets when he went out.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
The South had been tilted as by a giant malicious hand, and those who had once ruled were now more helpless than their former slaves had ever been.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
I durst make no return to this malicious insinuation, which debased human understanding below the sagacity of a common hound, who has judgment enough to distinguish and follow the cry of the ablest dog in the pack, without being ever mistaken.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
She had never been malicious, which is relative kindness; and then, years wear away the angles, and the softening which comes with time had come to her.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
The man who has never heard, the man who has never uttered these absurdities, these paltry remarks, is an imbecile and a malicious fellow.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The White Whale swam before him as the monomaniac incarnation of all those malicious agencies which some deep men feel eating in them, till they are left living on with half a heart and half a lung.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context