Wrongful Wrong"ful, a. Full of wrong; injurious; unjust; unfair; as, a wrongful taking of property; wrongful dealing. -- {Wrong"ful*ly}, adv. -- {Wrong"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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