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villainy

Line breaks: vil|lainy
Pronunciation: /ˈvɪləni
 
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Definition of villainy in English:

noun (plural villainies)

[mass noun]
Wicked or criminal behaviour: the villainy of professional racketeers [count noun]: 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.
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Origin

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

Words that rhyme with villainy

colony

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