Facinorous
Facinorous Fa*cin"o*rous, a. [L. facinorous, from facinus deed, bad deed, from facere to make, do.] Atrociously wicked. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor. -- {Fa*cin"o*rous*ness}, n. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • facinorous — index heinous, inexpiable, iniquitous, reprobate, scandalous, sinister Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • facinorous — adjective Extremely wicked …   Wiktionary

  • facinorous — fa·cin·o·rous …   English syllables

  • facinorous — /fəˈsɪnərəs/ (say fuh sinuhruhs) adjective Rare atrociously wicked. {Latin facinorōsus, from facinus (bad) deed} …   Australian English dictionary

  • facinorous —   a. extremely wicked …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • facinorous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Facinorousness — Facinorous Fa*cin o*rous, a. [L. facinorous, from facinus deed, bad deed, from facere to make, do.] Atrociously wicked. [Obs.] Jer. Taylor. {Fa*cin o*rous*ness}, n. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • facinorousness — noun see facinorous * * * facinˈorousness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑facinorous …   Useful english dictionary

  • facinerose — † facinerose, a. Obs. rare 0. [ad. L. facinerōs us, var. of facinorōsus (see facinorous).] = facinorous. in Bailey, vol. II …   Useful english dictionary

  • reprobate — I adjective accusable, bad, base, blameworthy, corrupt, criminal, culpable, degenerate, depraved, disgusting, disreputable, dissolute, evil minded, facinorous, felonious, flagitious, flagrant, hardened, heinous, immoral, incorrigible, infamous,… …   Law dictionary

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