wrongdoer

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noun wrong·do·er \ˈrȯŋ-ˌdü-ər\

Definition of wrongdoer

  1. :  one that does wrong; especially :  one who transgresses moral laws

Examples of wrongdoer in a Sentence

  1. anticorruption crusaders are going after wrongdoers at every level of the nation's government

15th Century

First Known Use of wrongdoer

15th century


WRONGDOER Defined for English Language Learners

wrongdoer

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Definition of wrongdoer for English Language Learners

  • : a person who does something that is morally or legally wrong


WRONGDOER Defined for Kids

wrongdoer

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noun wrong·do·er \ˈrȯŋ-ˈdü-ər\

Definition of wrongdoer for Students

  1. :  a person who does wrong and especially a moral wrong


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wrongdoer

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noun wrong·do·er \ˈrȯŋ-ˌdü-ər\

Legal Definition of wrongdoer

  1. :  one (as a criminal or tortfeasor) who does wrong



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