wrong´ful|ness


wrong´ful|ness
wrong|ful «RNG fuhl, RONG-», adjective.
1. wrong: »

Cruelty is always a wrongful act.

2. a) that is contrary to law, statute, or established rule; unlawful; illegal: »

Rebellion is a wrongful act unless the rebels win.

b) having no legal right or claim.
wrong´ful|ly, adverb.
wrong´ful|ness, noun.

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