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Definition of Wicked


  1. Having a wick; -- used chiefly in composition; as, a two-wicked lamp.
  2. Evil in principle or practice; deviating from morality; contrary to the moral or divine law; addicted to vice or sin; sinful; immoral; profligate; -- said of persons and things; as, a wicked king; a wicked woman; a wicked deed; wicked designs.
  3. Cursed; baneful; hurtful; bad; pernicious; dangerous.
  4. Ludicrously or sportively mischievous; disposed to mischief; roguish.

Wicked Quotations

Beauty is indeed a good gift of God; but that the good may not think it a great good, God dispenses it even to the wicked.
Saint Augustine

It is just as cowardly to judge an absent person as it is wicked to strike a defenseless one. Only the ignorant and narrow-minded gossip, for they speak of persons instead of things.
Lawrence G. Lovasik

There is poison in the fang of the serpent, in the mouth of the fly and in the sting of a scorpion; but the wicked man is saturated with it.

Nothing is permanent in this wicked world - not even our troubles.
Charlie Chaplin

All things truly wicked start from innocence.
Ernest Hemingway
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Wicked Translations

wicked in French is chicaneur, torve
wicked in Hungarian is csintalan, komisz
wicked in Italian is malizioso, cattivo
wicked in Latin is pravus, improbus, malus peior pessimus, scelestus
wicked in Swedish is syndig, elak, ogudaktig, ond, stygg
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