Definitions for heinousˈheɪ nəs

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word heinous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. flagitious, heinous(adj)

    extremely wicked, deeply criminal

    "a flagitious crime"; "heinous accusations"

Wiktionary

  1. heinous(Adjective)

    Totally reprehensible.

    I hope they catch the person responsible for that heinous crime.

  2. Origin: From haineus (compare French haineux) from hair, of origin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heinous(adj)

    hateful; hatefully bad; flagrant; odious; atrocious; giving great great offense; -- applied to deeds or to character

Anagrams for heinous »

  1. in house, in-house, inhouse

  2. In house

  3. In-house

  4. Inhouse

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Benjamin Crump:

    We can find these criminals who committed this heinous act, this can be an opportunity.

  2. Republican Governor Pete Ricketts:

    The death penalty in Nebraska remains an appropriate tool in sentencing the most heinous criminals.

  3. Rashid Mohammad Borshid:

    The Abu Dhabi Police will spare no effort in order to unveil this heinous crime and bring the culprit to justice.

  4. Steven Blaney:

    Omar Khadr pleaded guilty to heinous crimes, including the murder of American Army medic Sergeant Christopher Speer.

  5. Police Sanjeev Marik:

    This heinous act is done because of the (incorrect) beliefs of people and many of these beliefs often have ulterior motives behind them.


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