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unrighteous

adjective un·righ·teous \-ˈrī-chəs\

Definition of UNRIGHTEOUS

1
:  not righteous :  sinful, wicked
2
:  unjust, unmerited <intolerable and unrighteous interference in their lives — W. W. Wagar>
un·righ·teous·ly adverb
un·righ·teous·ness noun

Examples of UNRIGHTEOUS

  1. <an unrighteous act that cannot go unpunished by the congregation>

First Known Use of UNRIGHTEOUS

before 12th century

Related to UNRIGHTEOUS

Synonyms
black, dark, evil, immoral, iniquitous, nefarious, rotten, sinful, unethical, unlawful, bad, unsavory, vicious, vile, villainous, wicked, wrong
Antonyms
decent, ethical, good, honest, honorable, just, moral, right, righteous, sublime, upright, virtuous

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