Definitions for wickednessˈwɪk ɪd nɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wick•ed•nessˈwɪk ɪd nɪs(n.)

  1. the quality or state of being wicked.

  2. wicked conduct.

  3. a wicked act or thing.

Origin of wickedness:

1250–1300

Princeton's WordNet

  1. evil, immorality, wickedness, iniquity(noun)

    morally objectionable behavior

  2. iniquity, wickedness, darkness, dark(noun)

    absence of moral or spiritual values

    "the powers of darkness"

  3. nefariousness, wickedness, vileness, ugliness(noun)

    the quality of being wicked

  4. sin, sinfulness, wickedness(noun)

    estrangement from god

  5. loathsomeness, repulsiveness, sliminess, vileness, lousiness, wickedness(noun)

    the quality of being disgusting to the senses or emotions

    "the vileness of his language surprised us"

Wiktionary

  1. wickedness(Noun)

    The state of being wicked; evil disposition; immorality.

  2. wickedness(Noun)

    A wicked or sinful thing or act; morally bad or objectionable behaviour.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wickedness(noun)

    the quality or state of being wicked; departure from the rules of the divine or the moral law; evil disposition or practices; immorality; depravity; sinfulness

  2. Wickedness(noun)

    a wicked thing or act; crime; sin; iniquity

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. WICKEDNESS

    A myth invented by good people to account for the singular attractiveness of others.


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