Unrighteousness
Unrighteous Un*right"eous, a. [OE. unrightwise, AS. unrihtw[=i]s. See {Un-} not, and {Righteous}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Not righteous; evil; wicked; sinful; as, an unrighteous man. [1913 Webster]

2. Contrary to law and equity; unjust; as, an unrighteous decree or sentence. [1913 Webster] -- {Un*right"eous*ly}, adv. -- {Un*right"eous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • unrighteousness — noun failure to adhere to moral principles forgave us our sins and cleansed us of all unrighteousness • Ant: ↑righteousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑unrighteous • Hypernyms: ↑immorality …   Useful english dictionary

  • unrighteousness — noun see unrighteous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unrighteousness — See unrighteously. * * * …   Universalium

  • unrighteousness — noun The state of being unrighteous …   Wiktionary

  • unrighteousness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. wickedness, immorality, sinfulness; see blasphemy , sin …   English dictionary for students

  • unrighteousness — sb. Ps. xxxvi. 7 …   Oldest English Words

  • unrighteousness — n. lack of righteousness, unjustness, unfairness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unrighteousness — un·righteousness …   English syllables

  • unrighteousness —  Неправедность …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

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