Definitions for villainousˈvɪl ə nəs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word villainous
"nefarious schemes"; "a villainous plot"; "a villainous band of thieves"
of, relating to, or appropriate to a villain
obnoxious, offensive or reprehensible in nature or behaviour; nefarious
base; vile; mean; depraved; as, a villainous person or wretch
proceeding from, or showing, extreme depravity; suited to a villain; as, a villainous action
sorry; mean; mischievous; -- in a familiar sense
Origin: [Written also villanous.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Uncultivated minds are not full of wild flowers, like uncultivated fields. Villainous weeds grow in them, and they are full of toads.
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