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sins

noun
plural of sin

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 that which is morally unacceptable
  • a minister who worries that modern society has abandoned the concept of sin

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3 a regrettable or blameworthy act
  • it's a sin to waste food when people are starving

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4 a defect in character
  • my besetting sin is impatience—I hate to wait for anything

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sins

verb
present tense third-person singular of sin

Synonyms & Antonyms of sins (Entry 2 of 2)

to commit an offense
  • bless me, Father, for I have sinned

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“Sins.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sins. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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