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Villainous

Villainous Meaning & Definition
Villainous Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Villainous?

[adj] extremely wicked; "nefarious schemes"; "a villainous plot"; "a villainous band of thieves"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Villainous: nefarious | wicked

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Villainous In Webster's Dictionary

\Vil"lain*ous\, a. [Written also villanous.] 1. Base; vile; mean; depraved; as, a villainous person or wretch. 2. Proceeding from, or showing, extreme depravity; suited to a villain; as, a villainous action. 3. Sorry; mean; mischievous; -- in a familiar sense. ``A villainous trick of thine eye.'' --Shak. {Villainous judgment} (O. E. Law), a judgment that casts reproach on the guilty person. --- {Vil"lain*ous*ly}, adv. {Vil"lain*ous*ness}, n.

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