Definitions for wickednessˈwɪk ɪd nɪs

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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.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anonymous:

    To harken to evil conversation is the road to wickedness..

  2. Benjamin Franklin:

    If you wouldst live long, live well, for folly and wickedness shorten life.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you are a guillotine producer, watch out your head; because wickedness is a boomerang.

  4. Joseph Conrad:

    The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.

  5. Anonymous:

    To harken to evil conversation is the road to wickedness.. (Pravis Assuescere Sermonibus Est Via Ad Rem Ipsam)


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