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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Wicked, grossly immoral.

Usage examples (35)
  • It always appeared a most iniquitous scheme to me-to fight ourselves for what we are daily robbing and plundering from those who have as good a right to freedom as we have.
  • iniquitous deeds
  • Having failed in a design, which the word iniquitous is scarcely sufficient to characterise, the House of Assembly decidedly assumed a progressive or reform character.
  • I'm sorry if I sound preachy or scolding, but reading about Reid's perfidy - and that's not too strong a word, nor is "iniquitous" - really set something set me off, today. for more
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