devil

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devil

In addition to the idioms beginning with devil, also see between a rock and a hard place (devil and deep blue sea); full of it (the devil); give someone hell (the devil); give the devil his due; go to hell (the devil); luck of the devil; play the devil with; raise Cain (the devil); speak of the devil.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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