Characterized by intense ill will or spite
Now I recalled every detail of that meeting and in my mind gave him the most malevolent and bitter replies.
Gossip is hurtful and mean, and cannot be described as anything but malevolent.
If Lancaster should justify the malevolent rumours that were afloat by making a snatch at the crown, the last state of the realm might be worse than the first.
In the dark, and in the depths of forests or mountains, malevolent - never embodied - spirits love to be abroad.
Turgot and Necker had attempted these reforms, and Calonne attributed their failure to the malevolent criticism of the parlements.