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He turned once more to the two brothers and said, 'His diabolical magic has helped him again, but now what third task shall we set him to do?
There was a diabolical wickedness in the idea great enough for the Count, and as the last chance I cried out, "Shut the door
At the best of times his face has not a gentle expression; but when it was screwed up like that it was almost diabolical.
The original hound was material enough to tug a man's throat out, and yet he was diabolical as well.
His superior intelligence and cunning permitted him to invent a thousand diabolical tricks to add to the burdens of Tublat's life.
But here a diabolical accident alarmed Aramis greatly.
Everything being thus mapped out with almost diabolical cunning, the main body of the redskins folded their blankets around them, and in the phlegmatic manner that is to them, the pearl of manhood squatted above the children's home, awaiting the cold moment when they should deal pale death.
For ten minutes or more they kept up their monotonous chant and steps, and then suddenly, and in perfect unison, they turned toward their victim with upraised bludgeons and emitting fearful howls, the while they contorted their features into the most diabolical expressions, they rushed upon him.
He returned the glance with a lightning-like look of diabolical fierceness, and, turning round, stood upon the curbstone and called a hansom.
I looked upon this as one more, the most diabolical of all your schemes
The incident just related was, as the reader has guessed before this, the diabolical work of Mynheer Isaac Boxtel.
Toddy was so nicknamed because of his diabolical cleverness in concocting toddies.