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Meaning of "deviltries" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DEVILTRIES

deviltries  [ˈdevɪltrɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DEVILTRIES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Deviltries is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DEVILTRIES


casuistries
ˈkæzjʊɪstrɪz
dissymmetries
dɪˈsɪmɪtrɪz
errantries
ˈerəntrɪz
gantries
ˈɡæntrɪz
gauntries
ˈɡɔːntrɪz
pageantries
ˈpædʒəntrɪz
pedantries
ˈpedəntrɪz
phratries
ˈfreɪtrɪz
rabbitries
ˈræbɪtrɪz
registries
ˈredʒstrɪz
sentries
ˈsentrɪz
sophistries
ˈsɒfɪstrɪz
tapestries
ˈtæpɪstrɪz
toiletries
ˈtɔɪlətrɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DEVILTRIES

devil´s food cake
Devil´s Island
devildom
deviless
devilet
devilfish
devilish
devilishly
devilishness
devilism
devilkin
devilled
devilling
devilment
devilries
devilry
devils-on-horseback
devilship
deviltry
devilwood

WORDS THAT END LIKE DEVILTRIES

accessories
ancestries
bordering countries
Castries
chemistries
countries
engineering industries
entries
industries
Low Countries
ministries
Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries
pantries
pastries
pleasantries
re-entries
retries
service industries
state-trading countries
symmetries
tries

Synonyms and antonyms of deviltries in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «deviltries» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DEVILTRIES

Find out the translation of deviltries to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of deviltries from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «deviltries» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

deviltries
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

diabluras
570 millions of speakers

English

deviltries
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

deviltries
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

deviltries
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

deviltries
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

diabruras
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

deviltries
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

diableries
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Devils
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Teufeleien
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

deviltries
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

deviltries
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Devils
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

deviltries
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

deviltries
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

देवता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

deviltries
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

diavolerie
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

deviltries
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

deviltries
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

deviltries
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

deviltries
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

deviltries
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

deviltries
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

deviltries
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of deviltries

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DEVILTRIES»

The term «deviltries» is used very little and occupies the 153.862 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DEVILTRIES» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «deviltries» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «deviltries» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about deviltries

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DEVILTRIES»

Discover the use of deviltries in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to deviltries and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Harper's New Monthly Magazine
I think this confession was a bubbling over of the “deviltries,” and almost inadvertently made; but that it was true seems probable enough when coupled with the fact that half an hour after the death of Mocquard the Emperor caused seals to be ...
2
Harper's Magazine
I think this confession was a bubbling over of the "deviltries," and almost inadvertently made ; but that it was true seems probable enough when coupled with the fact that half an hour after the death of Mocquard the Emperor caused seals to be ...
Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells, 1868
3
Memoirs of a Militia Sergeant
XX. New. Deviltries. We know not if it availed Leonardo that this wasthe first time he had incurred punishment, having previously maintained the strictest observance of all his duties, or if the very audacityofthedeedwon him more of the major's ...
Manuel Antonio de Almeida, 1999
4
Chosen ? to Never Walk Alone!: An Inspiring Story of a ...
An Inspiring Story of a Disabled Christian Woman?s Life Susan J. Shanks Ph. D., Susan J. Shanks. I had previously participated in the school's annual talent show, the Deviltries, as a choir member. Now the production became my focus at the ...
Susan J. Shanks Ph. D., Susan J. Shanks, 2013
5
The Romancist, and novelist's library. Ed. by W. Hazlitt
Here you are, nothing to do upon ynrth but sleep all day and cut up your deviltries all night. Why don't you keep awake in the daytime and sleep at night ? I just adviso you for your own good to quit. I tell you, man, if the sheriff would only tell me ...
6
The Romancist and Novelist's Library: New Series
Here you are, nothing to do upon yarth but sleep all day and cut up your deviltries all night. Wby don't you keep awake in the daytime and sleep at night ? I just advise you for your own good to quit. I tell you, man, if the sheriff would only tell me ...
William Hazlitt, 1841
7
Black Prometheus: A Critical Study of Karl Edward Wagner
... weird menace pulps as "a form of mystery story in which the villain perpetrated seemingly supernatural deviltries, which were logically explained at the end"; but in Karl's variant these "supernatural deviltries" would defy logical explanation, ...
Benjamin Szumskyj, 2007
8
The Michigan Alumnus
These are only a few of the many deviltries that gambol through my mind as I pen these rambling reminiscences: It may serve to inspire some of the alumni associated with these early days to add to them, and to tell, perhaps, of old class  ...
9
Howard Pinckney: A Novel
Here you are, nothing to do upon yarth but sleep all day and cut up your deviltries all night. Why don't you keep awake in the daytime and sleep at night ? I just advise you for your own good to quit. I tell you, man, if the sheriff would only tell me ...
Frederick William Thomas, 1841
10
The Best Short Stories of Jack London
He had seen too many deviltries of fur thieves that worked. He could not wholly doubt. "I will give you your life; but you shall not be a slave," he announced. " More than that." Subienkow played his game as coolly as if he were bartering for a fox ...
Jack London, 2008

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DEVILTRIES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term deviltries is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The First U.S. Air Law Was In a Town Without Airplanes
The only thing that was really laughable about Kissimmee's agitation over the deviltries of aerial craft was the fact that it was somewhat ... «Air & Space Magazine, Jun 15»
2
19th century Halloween all tricks, no treats
... boys were out last night … and a number of gates were unhinged and other petty deviltries perpetrated,” noted the Nov. 1, 1878, Pantagraph. «Bloomington Pantagraph, Oct 14»
3
Tabletop Review: Cthulhu Britannica: Folklore (Call of Cthulhu)
... is pretty good when all things are said and done and it was nice to see Screaming Skulls and other lesser known deviltries show up here. «diehard gamefan, Dec 12»
4
For $4000, repent harlequin, said the craigslist ad
This Hareliquin Golf should prove relatively agile, and hopefully won't present a new owner with deviltries known with later Volkswagen ... «Jalopnik, Nov 11»
5
Harry Partch's Boxcar Revelations
... and 1972, composed for beautifully odd instruments that he himself designed and built in order to perform his works' intricate tonal deviltries. «LA Weekly, May 09»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Deviltries [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/deviltries>. Feb 2020 ».
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