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misdoing

noun

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  1. 1 a breaking of a moral or legal code the sordid misdoings of the city councilman were exposed as a result of an intense investigation by the local newspaper Synonyms of misdoing breach, crime, debt, error, lawbreaking, malefaction, misdeed, offense, sin, transgression, trespass, violation, wrongdoingWords Related to misdoing bias crime, hate crime; felony, misconduct, misdemeanor, misfeasance; fault, foible, peccadillo; break, infringement; immorality, iniquitousness, iniquity, sinfulness, vice, wickedness; corruption, debauchery, depravity, licentiousness; abuse, criminality, illegality, lawlessness, unlawfulness; descent, downfall, fallNear Antonyms of misdoing blamelessness, faultlessness, guiltlessness, impeccability, innocence, irreproachability; goodness, morality, righteousness, virtue, virtuousnessAntonyms of misdoing noncrime

  2. 2 improper or illegal behavior kept a watchful eye for any misdoing by the members of the clergy Synonyms of misdoing malfeasance, misbehavior, misconduct, wrongdoingWords Related to misdoing crime, malefaction, misdeed, misdemeanor, sin, transgression, trespass, wrong; malpractice; goings-on, hanky-panky; familiarity, gaffe, impropriety, indiscretion; blunder, error, fault, flub, fumble, goof, lapse, miscue, misstep, mistake, slip, slipup, stumble


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