wickedness

[wik-id-nis]
noun
1.
the quality or state of being wicked.
2.
wicked conduct or practices.
3.
a wicked act or thing.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English; see wicked, -ness

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wicked (ˈwɪkɪd)
 
adj
1.  a.  morally bad in principle or practice
 b.  (as collective noun; preceded by the): the wicked
2.  mischievous or roguish, esp in a playful way: a wicked grin
3.  causing injury or harm
4.  troublesome, unpleasant, or offensive
5.  slang very good
 
[C13: from dialect wick, from Old English wicca sorcerer, wiccewitch1]
 
'wickedly
 
adv
 
'wickedness
 
n

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Example sentences
Others embrace evolution out of a desire to avoid culpability for their own
  chosen form of wickedness.
Everything was danced with an alluring sensuality and a touch of wickedness.
Civic organizations have been stirred by this and other evidence that the
  wickedness of a country village is creep- ing in.
She had often aroused this longing, putting out the bait and withdrawing it,
  which was the only form of wickedness she knew.
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