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wrongdoing

noun

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1 a breaking of a moral or legal code
  • a local newspaper exposed the contractor's elaborate attempts to cover up his wrongdoings

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2 improper or illegal behavior
  • the police officer was found to be completely innocent of any wrongdoing

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The first known use of wrongdoing was in the 14th century

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“Wrongdoing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wrongdoing. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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