How to use Villainy in a sentence
The situations created by this strange combination of honest diplomacy and secret villainy are described by Priscus with real dramatic power.
His is a difficult part to play without lapsing into pantomime villainy, which Piggott-Smith certainly did not.
Elle Driver is one vicious bitch that could so easily become a screen icon in the echelons of screen villainy.
Through the treachery of a surprising white devil, Shakespeare challenges his audiences to spot the true color of villainy.
However, Dr. Wily soon turned to villainy and was bent on destroying the world.Advertisement
Muhney embraced the role and Adam's villainy continued.
Upon returning, Victor was immersed in multiple storylines including the long-running villainy of son Adam, a rekindling of his rivalry with Jack and a corporate takeover that found Victor nicking Jabot from Tucker McCall and the Abbotts.
If heroes could so debase themselves, can we wonder if men who were not heroes lent themselves to every sort of villainy ?
Knox does not seem to have known beforehand of Rizzio's "slaughter," which had been intended to be a semi-judicial act; but soon after it he records that "that vile knave Davie was justly punished, for abusing of the commonwealth, and for other villainy which we list not to express."