Definition of bedevilment in English:

bedevilment

noun

  • See bedevil

    • ‘They did create chances, but failure to take them has been the bedevilment of their season.’
    • ‘‘The worst bedevilment of all is being in exile within one's own skin,’ he wrote.’
    • ‘I guarantee that none of the lessons I've prescribed will take root; I will swear at traffic, get peeved at fellow mortals, drop off to sleep thinking about the petty bedevilments of the coming day.’
    • ‘Smitty glanced at her and noticed the bedevilment settling on her features.’

Pronunciation

bedevilment

/bɪˈdɛv(ə)lmənt/