1. The quality or state of being wicked; departure from the rules of the divine or the moral law; evil disposition or practices; immorality; depravity; sinfulness.
God saw that the wickedness of man was great. --Gen. vi. 5.
Their inward part is very wickedness. --Ps. v. 9.
2. A wicked thing or act; crime; sin; iniquity.
I'll never care what wickedness I do,
If this man comes to good. --Shak.
n 1: morally objectionable behavior [syn: evil, immorality, iniquity]
2: absence of moral or spiritual values; "the powers of
darkness" [syn: iniquity, darkness, dark]
3: the quality of being wicked [syn: nefariousness, vileness]
4: estrangement from god [syn: sin, sinfulness]