What does heinous mean?

Definitions for heinousˈheɪ nəs

Here are all the 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. Gina Walsh:

    It is extremely heinous what came out in that report, and I have no faith in that man.

  2. Benjamin Crump:

    We can find these criminals who committed this heinous act, this can be an opportunity.

  3. Republican Governor Pete Ricketts:

    The death penalty in Nebraska remains an appropriate tool in sentencing the most heinous criminals.

  4. Rashid Mohammad Borshid:

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

  5. Steven Blaney:

    Omar Khadr pleaded guilty to heinous crimes, including the murder of American Army medic Sergeant Christopher Speer.

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