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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Unfit to be spoken of.

Usage examples (5)
  • It just got better and better as each story added new dots to connect and a vast world of eldritch, foetid, blasphemous, nefandous, sepulchral imagination seemed to be...
  • He had been brought very close to that immane and nefandous
  • For my part, I consider Witchcraft the most nefandous high treason against the Majesty on High!
  • He represented the Primitive Christians as the vilest of men, and as if at their Meetings they did commit the most nefandous Villanies that ever were known; and that not... for more
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