mephistophelean mephistophelean


  • (adj) showing the cunning or ingenuity or wickedness typical of a devil


  • ‘Man of Tai Chi’: a flurry of top-notch martial arts

    Keanu Reeves’ directorial debut, “Man of Tai Chi,” is a succession of martial-arts fights embedded in a tissue-thin plot about a high-minded tai-chi master played by Tiger Chen who’s tempted to fight for cash by a Mephistophelean man in black played by Reeves.
    on November 1, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

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untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /