Synonyms of demon in English:

demon


See definition of demon

noun

1‘the demons from hell’

SYNONYMS

devil, fiend, evil spirit, fallen angel, cacodemon

incubus, succubus

hellhound

afreet

rakshasa

ANTONYMS

angel

2‘the man was a demon and he had hurt her to the depths of her being’

SYNONYMS

monster, ogre, fiend, devil, villain, brute, savage, beast, barbarian, animal

ANTONYMS

saint

3‘Surrey's fast-bowling demon’

SYNONYMS

genius, wizard, expert, master, adept, virtuoso, maestro, past master, marvel, prodigy

star

wunderkind

informal hotshot, wiz, whizz, whizz-kid, buff, ninja, old hand, pro, ace, something else, something to shout about, something to write home about

British informal dab hand

North American informal maven, crackerjack

rare proficient

ANTONYMS

amateur

4‘the demon of creativity’

SYNONYMS

inspiring force, genius, numen, daemon

tutelary spirit, familiar spirit, attendant spirit

genius loci