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Meaning of "malignity" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MALIGNITY

malignity  [məˈlɪɡnɪtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MALIGNITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Malignity 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.

WHAT DOES MALIGNITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of malignity in the English dictionary

The definition of malignity in the dictionary is the condition or quality of being malign, malevolent, or deadly. Other definition of malignity is a malign or malicious act or feeling.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MALIGNITY


affinity
əˈfɪnɪtɪ
benignity
bɪˈnɪɡnɪtɪ
Christianity
ˌkrɪstɪˈænɪtɪ
community
kəˈmjuːnɪtɪ
dignity
ˈdɪɡnɪtɪ
equal-opportunity
ˌiːkwəlˌɒpəˈtjuːnɪtɪ
eternity
ɪˈtɜːnɪtɪ
humanity
hjuːˈmænɪtɪ
immunity
ɪˈmjuːnɪtɪ
indignity
ɪnˈdɪɡnɪtɪ
infinity
ɪnˈfɪnɪtɪ
insanity
ɪnˈsænɪtɪ
maternity
məˈtɜːnɪtɪ
opportunity
ˌɒpəˈtjuːnɪtɪ
profanity
prəˈfænɪtɪ
serenity
sɪˈrɛnɪtɪ
trinity
ˈtrɪnɪtɪ
unity
ˈjuːnɪtɪ
vanity
ˈvænɪtɪ
vicinity
vɪˈsɪnɪtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MALIGNITY

maliciously
maliciousness
malign
malignance
malignancies
malignancy
malignant
malignantly
maligner
malignities
malignly
malignment
malihini
malik
malimprinted
malimprinting
malines
malinger
malingerer
malingery

WORDS THAT END LIKE MALIGNITY

amenity
divinity
double indemnity
equal opportunity
European Community
femininity
fraternity
gated community
global community
Holy Trinity
impunity
indemnity
masculinity
modernity
obscenity
paternity
retirement community
salinity
urbanity
virginity

Synonyms and antonyms of malignity in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «MALIGNITY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «malignity» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of malignity

Translation of «malignity» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MALIGNITY

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

Translator English - Chinese

恶毒
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

malignidad
570 millions of speakers

English

malignity
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

द्वेष
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المؤذية الشريرة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

зловредность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

malignidade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উত্কটতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

malignité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Malignan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bösartigkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

悪性
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

악의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Malignity
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự làm ác
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஆழ்ந்த வெறுப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

द्वेष
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kin
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

malignità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

złośliwość
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

злочинність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

răutate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κακεντρέχεια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kwaadaardigheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

malignity
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

malignity
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of malignity

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MALIGNITY»

The term «malignity» is regularly used and occupies the 86.151 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MALIGNITY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «malignity» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «malignity» 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 malignity

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MALIGNITY»

Discover the use of malignity in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to malignity and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Divine Malignity: As Opposed to the Divine Paternity...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Samuel Miller Hageman, 2012
2
Causticks applied to the Causidicade, to discharge the ...
Flavius FLAP-BUGG (pseud.), Bavius CAUSIDICUS (pseud. [i.e. Macnamara Morgan.]) V OMQVÞDMOGÞQMGMOW CAFUSTICKS Applibd' to thev CAUSIDICADE, To discharge the Malignity with which that IawIess Libel is so redundant.
Flavius FLAP-BUGG (pseud.), Bavius CAUSIDICUS (pseud. [i.e. Macnamara Morgan.]), 1743
3
Invincible Standard. Falshood [sic] and malignity detected ...
William Cobbett, Anthony LUTZ. 1 QQQ¢#?l. ' I I ' ' /--.".'7 w v Blnhmuble étanbarh. 1X- FALSHOOD AND MALIGNITY DETECTED .AND EXPOSED, ) . -“' ' A VINDICATION . 0F Tm'. Forty-Sécond Royal Highland Regiment, AGAINST, THE  ...
William Cobbett, Anthony LUTZ, 1803
4
The Father and Daughter: A Tale
LIES OF SECOND HATE MALIGNITY. I have observed, in the foregoing chapter, that lies or first rate MALIGNITY are not frequent, because the arm of the law defends reputations ; — but, against lies of second rate malignity, the law holds out ...
Amelia Alderson Opie, 1827
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The Works of Thomas Sydenham, M.D. on Acute and Chronic ...
Malignity 38. By the method here laid down, the pa- ^Jjffcptierit will be preserved from several symptoms accused, and disorders usually ascribed to malignity ; nothing being more common with unexperienced physicians, than to lay the blame ...
Thomas Sydenham, 1788
6
Warfare in the Human Body; Essays on Method, Malignity, ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Morley Roberts, 2010
7
The North American Journal of Homeopathy
comparison between his self-group and altruistic groups, and gives his malignity its direction. Now, it appears to him that the good fortune, preference, etc., of another is not merited ; that the misfortune, the misery, the wants, etc., of another is ...
‎1872
8
The Connecticut Evangelical Magazine; and Religious ...
It was selfishness, that prompted Cain to kill Abel, Judas to betray Christ, and the Jews to put him to death. It is selfishness, that makes men serpents and a generation of vipers. Neither serpents nor vipers will show their malignity when they ...
‎1810
9
The Resemblance Betwixt Natural and Moral Infection, with ...
In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind.
John Sparke, 2010
10
A Collection of Scarce and Valuable Tracts: On the Most ...
And I beleeve there is no natural man, let him have his humors never so well ballanced, but hath some of this malignity raigning within him; for as long as we are composed of the foure elements whence these humors are derived, and with  ...
Sir Walter Scott, Baron John Somers Somers, 1811

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MALIGNITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term malignity is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mr. Holmes · Film Review · The AV Club
Mr. McKellen makes Richard's malignity sexy. Bill Condon's Mr. Holmes, adapted from a novel by Mitch Cullin, offers yet another alternate take ... «Dispatch Times, Jul 15»
2
Let sleeping watch dogs lie
Amidst the cacophonous politics of the last several months with all manner of charges of political malignity a body that one hoped had been ... «The Sunday Times Sri Lanka, Jul 15»
3
'Mr. Holmes' Review: Long After Baker Street
Mr. McKellen makes Richard's malignity sexy. In the pantheon of great British actors, his voice may not be as oaken as Richard Burton's was, ... «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
4
Racism not dead, but merely napping
There are Christians with a heart full of malignity against gays and Muslim Americans who say they speak for God. Is that so? Some have said ... «Asheville Citizen-Times, Jul 15»
5
Begging God for mercy
They were filled with all manner of wickedness, evil, covetousness and malice. Full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, malignity, they are gossips, ... «The Marshall Democrat-News, Jul 15»
6
Wee Ginger Dug: Keeping the poor on their feet... by chopping off …
... its unfairness, meanness and malignity. Oh, if only there had been a way to avoid it entirely and protect Scotland's poor and marginalised, the ... «The National, Jul 15»
7
Pedro M. Burelli: US - Venezuela relations
While I readily admit defeat on the matter of eliciting a sense of urgency or action (and I tried mighty hard), I did not fail in predicting the malignity of the current ... «Petroleumworld.com, Jul 15»
8
Sectarianism is bad… until it is your side that is inciting it
Where do we begin to consider the nature of the malevolence, the maliciousness, the malignity, the malice, of these cruel and capricious acts ... «Al-Arabiya, Jun 15»
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BETWEEN THE LINES
... fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers, Backbiters, haters of God, ... «WND.com, Jun 15»
10
Jeftich, Garcia claim victory in ninth annual Charlevoix Marathon
Also in the 5k race, Cole Wright of Charlevoix took third in 20:58.7, Dominic Snatina of Boyne City earned fourth in 21:04.4 and Will Malignity of ... «Petoskey News-Review, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Malignity [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/malignity>. Dec 2019 ».
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