What does heinous mean?

Definitions for heinous
ˈheɪ nəsheinous

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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

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How to say heinous in sign language?

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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

Examples of heinous in a Sentence

  1. Yap Governor Henry S. Falan:

    Yaps spirit is broken by this senseless and heinous act.

  2. Gina Walsh:

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

  3. Benjamin Crump:

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

  4. Republican Governor Pete Ricketts:

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

  5. Addis Ababa:

    This is a fascist, heinous assassination crime that no one can expect to happen in the 21st century.

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