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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One of the seven sins—anger, covetousness, envy, gluttony, lust, pride, and sloth—that are supposed to be fatal to one's spiritual development and progress.

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  • n. any of the seven deadly sins - anger, greed/avarice, envy, gluttony, lust, pride, and sloth

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  • n. an unpardonable sin entailing a total loss of grace

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