mal-=badly,ill(与bene-相反) 变化型 male-
1 ~ (towards sb) desire to harm others 敌意; 恶意; 怨恨
*She certainly bears you no malice. 她对你肯定没有恶意.
* harbour no malice towards sb 对某人不怀恨
* a look of pure malice 充满敌意的目光
* She did it out of malice. 她是出于恶意而那样做的.
2 (idm 习语) with ,malice a`forethought (law 律) with the conscious intention to commit a crime 蓄意犯罪.
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French;Origin:Latin malitia, from malus 'bad']
the desire to harm someone because you hate them
His eyes gleamed with malice.
She did it out of sheer malice.
James bore her no malice (=did not feel any malice towards her) .
with malice aforethought
law with the deliberate intention of doing something that is against the law
1. She certainly bears you no malice. 她对你肯定没有恶意.