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sinner

[sin-er] /ˈsɪn ər/
noun
1.
a person who sins; transgressor.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English; see sin1, -er1
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  • He contended that only sinners, not saints, celebrated their birthdays.
  • He claimed to have lived as a sinner among sinners, in his own words.
Word Origin and History for sinners

sinner

n.

mid-14c., agent noun from sin (v.). Old English had synngiend in this sense.

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