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malevolence (n.)

"the character of being ill-disposed toward another or others; ill-will, malice, personal hatred," mid-15c., from Old French malevolence and directly from Latin malevolentia "ill-will, dislike, hatred," from malevolentem (nominative malevolens) "ill-disposed, wishing ill, spiteful, envious," from male "badly" (see mal-) + volentem (nominative volens), present participle of velle "to wish" (see will (v.)) 

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Definitions of malevolence from WordNet

malevolence (n.)
wishing evil to others;
Synonyms: malignity
malevolence (n.)
the quality of threatening evil;
Synonyms: malevolency / malice
From wordnet.princeton.edu