Definition of villainy in English:

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villainy

Pronunciation: /ˈvilənē/

noun (plural villainies)

Wicked or criminal behavior: the villainy of professional racketeers minor villainies
More example sentences
  • Johnny Canuck would never be corrupted, and would fight to his last breath to defend our nation against evil and villainy.
  • Will the power of good, represented by the brash young Cheng and his elderly mentor Master Cheung, be able to overpower the pure diabolic villainy of Evil Cat?
  • On my return I found nothing but villainy and evil.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French vilenie, from vilein (see villain).

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Syllabification: vil·lain·y

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