demoniac


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demoniac

a person possessed by an evil spirit or demon
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Whether that Hungarian fugitive would ever be caught appeared to Horne Fisher to be highly doubtful; nor can it be pretended that he displayed any very demoniac detective energy in the matter as he leaned back in the boat cushions, smoking, and watching the swaying reeds slide past.
Instead, the moment they saw me, they let out a series of demoniac war-cries, and raising their spears above their heads, charged me.
In this way, the savage chivalry of the village to the number of five hundred, poured forth, helter-skelter, riding and running, with hideous yells and war-whoops, like so many bedlamites or demoniacs let loose.
Several of them had run so fast that their noses were bleeding, and their mouths frothed from the rapidity with which they talked; and with their naked bodies all bedaubed with black, white, [1] and red, they looked like so many demoniacs who had been fighting.
Empieza a tocar la guitarra clasica a los nueve anos, comienza en bandas como Demoniac.
A demoniac who could not speak was brought to Jesus, and when the demon was driven out the mute person spoke.
My dogs may bay at the moon, the owl on the cliff may scatter demoniac laughter, but they cannot outnoise those obstreperous gulls."
While Euclides was far from celebrating the "demoniac" tone of those wall inscriptions, he did exhibit his amusement at looking at them.
Of course, none of us can hold Trump personally responsible for what happened in Christchurch.The attack happened because a demoniac lunatic filled with hate committed a monstrous act of evil.
The attack happened because a demoniac lunatic filled with seething hate committed a monstrous act of evil.
Of the many healed by Jesus, three attempt to join his community: the Gerasene demoniac, whom Jesus declines to take along (Mark 5:18); once-blind Bartimaeus, who falls in behind Jesus on the way to Jerusalem (Mark 10:52); and Mary Magdalene, healed of seven demons, who remains with Jesus to the cross and beyond.
He sees only demoniac forces, half sensible, half meaningless, half in light and half in darkness, but never predictable.