Transgressively
Transgressively Trans*gress"ive*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]

Adam, perhaps, . . . from the transgressive infirmities of himself, might have erred alone. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] Transgressor Trans*gress"or, n. [L.: cf. F. transgresseur.] One who transgresses; one who breaks a law, or violates a command; one who violates any known rule or principle of rectitude; a sinner. [1913 Webster]

The way of transgressors is hard. --Prov. xiii. 15. [1913 Webster]


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