Definitions

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  • n. A supernatural entity of disagreeable nature.

Etymologies

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From Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬉𐬬𐬀 (daēva, "god"). See daeva for more.

Examples

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  • Thou shalt not be vexed with one another.

    April 11, 2018

  • I hate it when supernatural beings can't get along.

    April 10, 2018

  • 'of disagreeable nature'

    April 10, 2018

  • My dreams are torn by incursion

    Of hauntings in many a version.

    Tonight’s chilling flavor

    Was barking mad daeva,

    A taunting malevolent Persian.

    April 10, 2018