Ginger improves your English communication!

Try it yourself

This page will make sure you never confuse malicious and malevolent and malignant again! Read the definitions, check out our example sentences, and be sure to follow the twitter feed to see how the internet is using these words in a sentence.
Got malicious and malevolent and malignant figured out? Check out the complete index of commonly confused English words.

Definition

1
Malicious

Having the nature of or resulting from malice

Examples

Malicious gossip

2
Malevolent

Wishing or appearing to wish evil to others; arising from intense ill will or hatred

Examples

A gossipy malevolent old woman

3
Malignant

Dangerous to health; characterized by progressive and uncontrolled growth (especially of a tumor)

Examples

It was a malignant disease

Live Twitter Feeds

What's the internet saying about malicious/malevolent/malignant?