’My amiable lady!’ he interrupted, with an almost diabolical sneer on his face.
And, truly, it appeared as if the lad WERE possessed of something diabolical at that period.
I just hope, I pray, that he may forget his diabolical prudence and kill me!
That is the most diabolical deed that ever you did.
’No, it was not because I disliked Mr. Heathcliff, but because Mr. Heathcliff dislikes me; and is a most diabolical man, delighting to wrong and ruin those he hates, if they give him the slightest opportunity.
At this diabolical violence I rushed on him furiously.
’Master Linton,’ I cried, seeing we were regularly imprisoned, ’you know what your diabolical father is after, and you shall tell us, or I’ll box your ears, as he has done your cousin’s.’
His forehead, that I once thought so manly, and that I now think so diabolical, was shaded with a heavy cloud; his basilisk eyes were nearly quenched by sleeplessness, and weeping, perhaps, for the lashes were wet then: his lips devoid of their ferocious sneer, and sealed in an expression of unspeakable sadness.
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As part of her diabolical plan, she spent the first year gaining their trust.
She was frightened by the diabolical expression on his face.