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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Heinous

    hā′nus, adj. wicked in a high degree, enormous: atrocious.—adv. Hei′nously.—n. Hei′nousness. [O. Fr. haïnos (Fr. haineux)—haïr, to hate.]

Anagrams for heinous »

  1. in house, in-house, inhouse

  2. In house

  3. In-house

  4. Inhouse

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heinous in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heinous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rashid Mohammad Borshid:

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

  2. Governor Tom Wolf:

    This moratorium is in no way an expression of sympathy for the guilty on death row, all of whom have been convicted of committing heinous crimes.

  3. Telfair County:

    This community feels betrayed, for an individual who was raised in this community to have orchestrated such a heinous act, we are very upset to say the least.

  4. District Attorney Matt Stowe:

    We are going to make sure that everyone who played a part in the heinous crime that has attacked the peace and dignity of the great state of Tennessee faces a consequence for that.

  5. H.S. Thompson:

    Every now and then when your life gets complicated and the weasels start closing in, the only cure is to load up on heinous chemicals and then drive like a bastard from Hollywood to Las Vegas ... with the music at top volume and at least a pint of ether.

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