Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Wicked; evil; atrocious.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Evil; wicked; atrocious.

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  • adjective obsolete, rare evil; wicked; atrocious

Etymologies

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Latin scelestus, from scelus wickedness.

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  • adj., wicked (From a Latin word with the same meaning; also, scelestious)

    July 9, 2008