Synonyms for Deviltry:
n.villainy, excess, depravity, decadence, enormity. Peccancy, evil, wrongdoing, iniquity, offense, crime, right, sin, wrong, immorality, evildoing, wickedness, misdeed. •black magic (noun)
mischief, roguery, shenanigan, rascality, devilry, devilment, mischief-making, roguishness, mischievousness.
Diablerie, iniquity, trouble, wrong, rascality, misdeed, offense, roguery, roguishness, sin, wrongdoing, devilment, evildoing, devilry, mischievousness, High Jinks, mischief-making, wickedness, evil.
Peccancy, Diablerie, High Jinks, evildoing, wrongdoing. sin, misdeed, immorality. tomfoolery, crime. wickedness, iniquity. offense. •Other relevant words:
Peccancy, High Jinks, wickedness, wrongdoing, sin, misdeed, offense, tomfoolery, trouble, villainy, Diablerie, crime, evil, depravity, iniquity, evildoing, immorality, wrong, devilry.
Usage examples for deviltry
Of course the result of it all was only a question of time; only a question of duration in villainy and shrewd human deviltry a mere question of how long supreme depravity would wear in a constant war upon fairness, purity, and the conscience of society. – The Spiritualists and the Detectives by Allan Pinkerton