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wrongful

view main entry for wrongfuladjective  /ˈrɔŋfəl/
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wrongfully

adverb

wrongfulness

noun [uncountable]
wrongfulness noun [uncountable]Morally bad or wrong behaviour: evil, sin, wrong, immorality, enormity, decadence, depravity, iniquity, villainy, excess

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