Definitions for unrighteous
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"an unrighteous man"; "an unrighteous law"
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Unjust; wicked; sinful; bad.
Octavius here lept into his room,
And it usurped by unrighteous doom;
But he his title justify’d by might. Fairy Queen, b. ii.
Within a month!
Ere yet the salt of most unrighteous tears,
Had left the flushing in her galled eyes,
She married. —— Oh most wicked speed! William Shakespeare.
Let the wicked man forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts, and let him return unto the Lord. Isa. lv.
Unrighteous refers to something or someone that is not morally upright, just, or characterized by fairness and impartiality. It also implies behavior that is wicked, sinful, corrupt, or lacking in integrity.
not righteous; evil; wicked; sinful; as, an unrighteous man
contrary to law and equity; unjust; as, an unrighteous decree or sentence
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-rī′tyus, adj. not righteous: wicked: unjust.—n. Unright′, injustice.—adv. Unrigh′teously.—n. Unrigh′teousness.—adj. Unright′ful.—adv. Unright′fully.—n. Unright′fulness.
The numerical value of unrighteous in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of unrighteous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
No punishment of the unrighteous has ever been too severe in the eyes of the righteous.
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- हक से महरूमHindi
- 옳지 않은Korean
- nelegiuit, nedrept, necinstit, injustRomanian
- bất côngVietnamese
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