an evil spirit or devil, especially one thought to possess a person or act as a tormentor in hell
a police officer
variant spelling of daemon.
a background process that handles requests for services such as print spooling and file transfers, and is dormant when not required
a competitive version of the card game patience played simultaneously by a number of players
in a very forceful, fierce, or skilful way
a hypothetical being imagined as controlling a hole in a partition dividing a gas-filled container into two parts, and allowing only fast-moving molecules to pass in one direction, and slow-moving molecules in the other. This would result in one side of the container becoming warmer and the other colder, in violation of the second law of thermodynamics
on my/their own initiative