Definitions

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  • adj. Obsolete form of iniquitous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Iniquitous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Unjust; wicked; iniquitous.

Etymologies

Latin iniquus; prefix in- not + aequus. See equal. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Be not stoically mistaken in the equality of sins, nor commutatively iniquous in the valuation of transgressions; but weigh them in the scales of heaven, and by the weights of righteous reason.

    Christian Morals

  • I quote a rabbi from Jerusalem in 1998, when there was an unjust "collection of taxes", he said: "If we continue being iniquous, this land will vomit us again".

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