What is wicked?

  • (adj): Intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality.
    Example: "Under wicked fire from the enemy's guns"; "a wicked cough"
    Synonyms: severe, terrible
    See also — Additional definitions below


Wicked is generally used as an adjective to mean evil or sinful.

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More definitions of "wicked":

  • (adj): Having committed unrighteous acts.
    Synonyms: sinful, unholy
  • (adj): Morally bad or wrong.
    Synonyms: evil
  • (adj): Morally bad in principle or practice.

Famous quotes containing the word wicked:

    There the wicked cease from troubling; and there the weary be at
    There the prisoners rest together; they hear not the voice of the
    Bible: Hebrew Job (l. III, 17–18)

    I will judge you by your own words, you wicked slave! You knew, did you, that I was a harsh man, taking what I did not deposit and reaping what I did not sow?
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 19:22.

    By the pricking of my thumbs,
    Something wicked this way comes.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)