the quality of evil by virtue of villainous behavior
a criminal or vicious act
Evil or vicious character or behaviour.
A vicious or treacherous act.
the quality or state of being a villain, or villainous; extreme depravity; atrocious wickedness; as, the villainy of the seducer
abusive, reproachful language; discourteous speech; foul talk
the act of a villain; a deed of deep depravity; a crime
Origin: [OE. vilanie, OF. vilanie, vilainie, vileinie, vilanie, LL. villania. See Villain, n.]
The numerical value of villainy in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of villainy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Barring that natural expression of villainy which we all have, the man looked honest enough.
Many commit the same crime with a different destiny; one bears a cross as the price of his villainy, another wears a crown.
And thus I clothe my naked villainy With old odd ends, stol'n forth of holy writ And seem a saint, when most I play the devil.
For the villainy of the world is great, and a man has to run his legs off to keep them from being stolen out fom underneath him.
The best years are the forties; after fifty a man begins to deteriorate, but in the forties he is at the maximum of his villainy.
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