devil

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devil

see DEVILLING.
References in classic literature ?
If so be that it be so, the legacy may go to the devil with him that gave it.
Every one of these bills is stolen,--stolen from poor, starving, sweating creatures, who must go to the devil at last, for his profit.
If my husband is able to keep a few good horses and dogs, I shall be quite satisfied; and all the rest may go to the devil!'
I almost wish I had been content with presenting you to my mother, and had let the rest of my acquaintances go to the devil."