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malicious
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

8 uses
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Definition
wanting to see others suffer; or threatening evil
  • And hobbits as miserable slaves would please him far more than hobbits happy and free. There is such a thing as malice and revenge.
    1.2 — Book 1 Chapter 2 — The Shadow of the Past (33% in)
malice = wanting to see others suffer
  • He was very pleased with his discovery and he concealed it; and he used it to find out secrets, and he put his knowledge to crooked and malicious uses.
    1.2 — Book 1 Chapter 2 — The Shadow of the Past (51% in)
  • The countless years had filled them with pride and rooted wisdom, and with malice.
    1.7 — Book 1 Chapter 7 — In the House of Tom Bombadil (63% in)
  • For if that tongue is not soon to be heard in every corner of the West, then let all put doubt aside that this thing is indeed what the Wise have declared: the treasure of the Enemy, fraught with all his malice; and in it lies a great part of his strength of old.
    2.2 — Book 2 Chapter 2 — The Council of Elrond (48% in)
  • His malice is great and gives him a strength hardly to be believed in one so lean and withered.
    2.2 — Book 2 Chapter 2 — The Council of Elrond (49% in)
  • For he is very wise, and weighs all things to a nicety in the scales of his malice.
    2.2 — Book 2 Chapter 2 — The Council of Elrond (94% in)
  • And indeed with that last stroke the malice of the mountain seemed to be expended, as if Caradhras was satisfied that the invaders had been beaten off and would not dare to return.
    2.3 — Book 2 Chapter 3 — The Ring Goes South (97% in)
  • It was dark, but not too dark for the night-eyes of Orcs, and in the star-glimmer they must have offered their cunning foes some mark, unless it was that the grey cloaks Of Lorien and the grey timber of the elf-wrought boats defeated the malice of the archers of Mordor.
    2.9 — Book 2 Chapter 9 — The Great River (47% in)

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