in a malevolent manner

she gossips malevolently

Ant: ↑benevolently
Derived from adjective: ↑malevolent

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  • Malevolently — Ma*lev o*lent*ly, adv. In a malevolent manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • malevolently — malevolent ► ADJECTIVE ▪ wishing evil to others. DERIVATIVES malevolence noun malevolently adverb. ORIGIN Latin, from male ill + velle to wish …   English terms dictionary

  • malevolently — adverb see malevolent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • malevolently — See malevolent. * * * …   Universalium

  • malevolently — adverb In a malevolent manner …   Wiktionary

  • malevolently — Synonyms and related words: balefully, banefully, corrodingly, corrosively, counterproductively, damagingly, deleteriously, detrimentally, disadvantageously, disserviceably, harmfully, hatefully, hurtfully, in spite, iniquitously, injuriously,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • malevolently — mÉ™ levÉ™lÉ™ntlɪ adv. maliciously, spitefully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • malevolently — ma·lev·o·lent·ly …   English syllables

  • malevolently — See: malevolent …   English dictionary

  • malevolent — malevolently, adv. /meuh lev euh leuhnt/, adj. 1. wishing evil or harm to another or others; showing ill will; ill disposed; malicious: His failures made him malevolent toward those who were successful. 2. evil; harmful; injurious: a malevolent… …   Universalium

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