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  • adj. wicked

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Wicked.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Detestably vile; wicked; abominable.

Etymologies

From Latin nefastus ("irreligious, inaupicious") (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "I beg your pardon, -- I account for yours, if you really take for truth and life monsters so nefast and flagitious.

    The Caxtons — Volume 10

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