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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English sinful, synful, senful, sunful, from Old English synful (sinful, guilty, wicked, corrupt), equivalent to sin +‎ -ful. Cognate with Dutch zondevol (sinful), German sündevoll (sinful), Danish syndefuld (sinful), Swedish syndfull (sinful), Icelandic syndfullur (sinful).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɪnfəl/
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AdjectiveEdit

sinful (comparative more sinful, superlative most sinful)

  1. constituting a sin; being morally or religiously wrong; wicked; evil
    Antonym: sinless

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