Definition of Speak of the devil

1. Verb. Mention someone's name who just then appears.

Generic synonyms: Advert, Bring Up, Cite, Mention, Name, Refer



Definition of Speak of the devil

1. Phrase. (idiomatic humorous) An expression sometimes used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive on the scene. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Speak Of The Devil

spazzed out
spazzer
spazzers
spazzes
spazzes out
spazzing
spazzing out
spazzy
speak
speak-box
speak for
speak for oneself
speak highly
speak ill of
speak in tongues
speak of the devil (current term)
speak of the devil and he appears
speak of the devil and he shall appear
speak one's mind
speak out
speak out of turn
speak softly and carry a big stick
speak to
speak up
speak volumes
speak with a forked tongue
speakability
speakable
speake
speakeasies

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