heinous definition

  • adjective:
    • Grossly wicked or reprehensible; abominable: a heinous crime.
    • Totally reprehensible.
    • Hateful; hatefully bad; flagrant; odious; atrocious; providing great offense; -- applied to deeds or even to character.
    • incredibly wicked, profoundly unlawful
  • others:
    • Hateful; odious; reprehensible.
    • therefore Reprehensibly great; huge; aggravated: often utilized (in an identical good sense) of individuals.
    • Synonyms Wicked, Infamous, etc. (see atrocious); flagitious, terrible, awful.

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