bedeviling

UK [bɪˈdev(ə)lɪŋ] / US

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  • bedeviling — UK [bɪˈdev(ə)lɪŋ] US an American present participle of bedevil Thesaurus: present participleshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bedeviling — Bedevil Be*dev il, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bedevilled} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bedeviling} or {Bedevilling}.] 1. To throw into utter disorder and confusion, as if by the agency of evil spirits; to bring under diabolical influence; to torment. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bedeviling — be·dev·il || bɪ devl v. harass, bother; torment; make crazy or frantic …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bedevil — Be*dev il, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bedevilled} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bedeviling} or {Bedevilling}.] 1. To throw into utter disorder and confusion, as if by the agency of evil spirits; to bring under diabolical influence; to torment. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bedevilled — Bedevil Be*dev il, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bedevilled} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bedeviling} or {Bedevilling}.] 1. To throw into utter disorder and confusion, as if by the agency of evil spirits; to bring under diabolical influence; to torment. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bedevilling — Bedevil Be*dev il, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bedevilled} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bedeviling} or {Bedevilling}.] 1. To throw into utter disorder and confusion, as if by the agency of evil spirits; to bring under diabolical influence; to torment. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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