Definition of wickedness:

part of speech: noun

Corrupt or sinful manners; crime; sin.

Usage examples:

  • Mrs. Whittle had a good deal to say concerning the careless, good- natured wickedness of the people, and the people had a good deal to say about Mrs. Whittle. Edgar Watson Howe in "The Mystery of the Locks".
  • We're needin' that book on Babylon's wickedness Sir James M. Barrie George Middleton Althea Thurston Percy Mackaye Lady Augusta Gregor Eugene Pillot Anton Tchekov Bosworth Crocker Alfred Kreymborg Paul Greene Arthur Hopkins Paul Hervieu Jeannette Marks Oscar M. Wolff David Pinski Beulah Bornstead Herma in "Contemporary One-Act Plays Compiler: B. Roland Lewis".

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