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- 1. Satan, Old Nick, Devil, Lucifer, Beelzebub, the Tempter, Prince of Darkness
- usage: (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell
- 2. morning star, daystar, Phosphorus, Lucifer, planet, major planet
- usage: a planet (usually Venus) seen just before sunrise in the eastern sky
- 3. match, lucifer, friction match, lighter, light, igniter, ignitor
- usage: lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction; "he always carries matches to light his pipe"; "as long you've a lucifer to light your fag"
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