GOP presidential candidate Donald TrumpDonald TrumpRomney blasts end of filibuster, expansion of SCOTUS McConnell, GOP slam Biden's executive order on SCOTUS US raises concerns about Iran's seriousness in nuclear talks MORE played a game of word association early Tuesday, calling his Democratic counterpart, Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonPelosi planned on retiring until Trump won election: report Pence autobiography coming from Simon & Schuster Amanda Gorman makes the cover of Vogue MORE, "evil." 

“In a certain way, evil,” he responded when Clinton’s name appeared during an interview on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” 

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“Intelligent,” he replied when questioned about the nation’s 42nd chief executive.

Trump also threw one-word jabs at some of his rivals for the Republican presidential nomination.

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The New York real estate tycoon additionally could not resist jokingly calling himself “brilliant” once his own name appeared.

Trump next defended repeating a supporter who called Cruz “a pussy” during his rally in Manchester, N.H., the night before.

“I was just repeating what she said so everyone could hear,” he said of the incident. “I was doing everybody a favor.

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“The world is politically correct. It was a great moment. We were all just having fun. There was a standing ovation. It went totally wild.”

Trump then boasted that the size of his rallies dwarves other White House hopefuls from both political parties.

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“[But] he gets the second biggest, far bigger than any other Republican,” Trump added of the independent Vermont senator.