What does wickedness mean?

Definitions for wickednessˈwɪk ɪd nɪs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word wickedness.

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"


  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


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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wickedness in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wickedness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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. Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf:

    Regrettably, the inhumanity of rape is still being perpetrated ... this wickedness must be brought to an end.

  5. Joseph Conrad:

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

Images & Illustrations of wickedness

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