Pronunciation of Nefarious
/nəfˈe͡əɹɪəs/, /nəfˈe‍əɹɪəs/, /n_ə_f_ˈeə_ɹ_ɪ__ə_s/

Antonyms for nefarious:

good, respectable, honorable, virtuous, nice.

Usage examples for nefarious:

  • But first, it is here a question to regulate a nefarious traffic which the Porte, our ally, is not yet prepared to abolish. - "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846", James Richardson.
  • She explained all about the- the nefarious system to us one Sunday. - "Prudence of the Parsonage", Ethel Hueston.

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