Synonyms of spite


1. malice, maliciousness, spite, spitefulness, venom, malevolence, malignity

usage: feeling a need to see others suffer

2. cattiness, bitchiness, spite, spitefulness, nastiness, malevolence, malevolency, malice

usage: malevolence by virtue of being malicious or spiteful or nasty


1. hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite, arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke

usage: hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised my ego"

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Definition and meaning of spite (Dictionary)