Synonyms for wickedness:
Other synonyms and related words:
harm, execration, swarthiness, roguery, sinning, evilness, Peccancy, detestation, aversion, ungodliness, disgust, bestiality, duskiness, rascality, roguishness, pediculosis, atrociousness, impishness, loathsomeness, abuse, night, cruelty, horror, plague, unfairness, devilment, shenanigan, vileness, nighttime, nuisance, deviltry, curse, enormity, iniquity, villainy, diabolicalness, lousiness, shadow, abhorrence, annoyance, transgression, shabbiness, infamy, injustice, Depravedness, misdeed, ugliness, dark, delinquency, devilishness, offense, mischievousness, Diablerie, wrongdoing, waggery, sine, sliminess, guilt, flagitiousness, wrong, darkness, crime, waggishness, devilry, turpitude.
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detriment, Repellency, sinfulness, atrocity, badness, evil, disgrace, mischief, nefariousness, bane, repulsiveness, damnation, terribleness, reprehensibleness, foulness, heinousness, hideousness, offensiveness, sinisterness, calamitousness, abomination, monstrosity.
malice, bitterness, spitefulness, viciousness, hatred, maliciousness, malignancy, ill nature, cattiness, nastiness, antagonism, hurtfulness, virulence, venom, malevolence, animosity, meanness, corrosiveness, hatefulness.
depravity, sadism, immorality, blackness, blameworthiness, criminality, evildoing, baseness, debauchery, perverseness, iniquitousness, indecency, enormity, vice, Damnability, corruption, impropriety, feloniousness, perversion, debasement, sin, degeneration, villainousness, obnoxiousness.
Usage examples for wickedness:
- The lessons that this story teaches are: As surely as the wheels of the cart follow the oxen, so surely will wickedness be punished. - "Shan Folk Lore Stories from the Hill and Water Country", William C. Griggs.
- The wickedness of the affair began to dawn upon people's minds, and they were ashamed of what had been done. - "The Critical Period of American History", John Fiske.
- " Whose name did you mention," said I to my father, with some wickedness, " just now when you introduced me to that lady?" - "Records of a Girlhood", Frances Ann Kemble.