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Foe vs. Fiend

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Foeadjective

(obsolete) Hostile.

Fiendnoun

A devil or demon; a malignant or diabolical being; an evil spirit.

Foenoun

An enemy.

Fiendnoun

A very evil person.

Foenoun

A unit of energy equal to 1044 joules.

Fiendnoun

(obsolete) An enemy; a foe.

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Foenoun

One who entertains personal enmity, hatred, grudge, or malice, against another; an enemy.

‘A man's foes shall be they of his own household.’;

Fiendnoun

The enemy of mankind, specifically, the Devil; Satan.

Foenoun

An enemy in war; a hostile army.

Fiendnoun

(informal) An addict or fanatic.

‘He's been a jazz fiend since his teenage years.’;

Foenoun

One who opposes on principle; an opponent; an adversary; an ill-wisher; as, a foe to religion.

‘A foe to received doctrines.’;

Fiendverb

To yearn; to be desperate (for something).

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Foeverb

To treat as an enemy.

Fiendnoun

An implacable or malicious foe; one who is diabolically wicked or cruel; an infernal being; - applied specifically to the devil or a demon.

‘Into this wild abyss the wary fiendStood on the brink of Hell and looked a while.’; ‘O woman! woman! when to ill thy mindIs bent, all hell contains no fouler fiend.’;

Foenoun

an armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing military force);

‘a soldier must be prepared to kill his enemies’;

Fiendnoun

a cruel wicked and inhuman person

Foenoun

a personal enemy;

‘they had been political foes for years’;

Fiendnoun

one of the evil spirits of traditional Jewish and Christian belief

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Foenoun

an enemy or opponent

‘his work was praised by friends and foes alike’;

Fiendnoun

a person motivated by irrational enthusiasm (as for a cause);

‘A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject’;

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