mephistophelian mephistophelian

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  • Greenwich and New York time), arched his mephistophelian brows, and hastened to the first Hamburg-American liner available for Hamburg.

News

  • Our Day Will Come Becomes Completely Untethered Satire

    Our Day Will Come starts out exactly like a comic-style evangelical tract from Chick Publications: A troubled kid is seduced into darkness by a sophisticated, Mephistophelian figure who signals his depravity by wearing an ascot. Rémy (Olivier Barthelemy), a sexually confused teenage...
    on October 16, 2013     Source: The Village Voice

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