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Meaning of MISDEED

Pronunciation:  mis'deed

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  improper or wicked or immoral behavior
 

MISDEED is a 7 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: misbehavior, misbehaviour
 
 See Also: abnormality, actus reus, delinquency, devilment, devilry, deviltry, familiarity, impropriety, indecency, indecorum, indiscretion, infantilism, irregularity, juvenile delinquency, liberty, mischief, mischief-making, mischievousness, misconduct, peccadillo, rascality, roguery, roguishness, ruffianism, shenanigan, wrongdoing, wrongful conduct

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mis*deed"\, n. [AS. misd?d. See {Deed}, n.]
An evil deed; a wicked action.

      Evils which our own misdeeds have wrought. --Milton.

Syn: Misconduct; misdemeanor; fault; offense; trespass;
     transgression; crime.

 
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 Related Terms: atrocity, breach, crime, crime against humanity, deadly sin, delinquency, dereliction, enormity, error, evil, failure, fault, felony, genocide, guilty act, heavy sin, impropriety, indiscretion, inexpiable sin, iniquity, injury, injustice, lapse, malefaction, malfeasance, malum, minor wrong, misconduct, misdeeds, misdemeanor, misdoing, misfeasance, mortal sin, nonfeasance, offense, omission, outrage, peccadillo, peccancy, sin, sin of commission, sin of omission, sinful act, slip, tort, transgression, trespass, trip, unutterable sin, venial sin, wrong, wrongdoing
 

 

 

 

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