Translation of sin in Spanish:
nouncountable or uncountable
- mortal/venial sinpecado mortal/venialthe seven deadly sins it's a sin to waste foodes un crimen or un pecado tirar la comidafor my sins [humorous]para mi castigo [humorous]to live in sin [dated or humorous]vivir en concubinato or [dated] amancebadoto be as miserable as sinser un/una cascarrabiasto be as ugly as sinser más feo que pegarle a Dios or que Picio [colloquial]→ wageExample sentences
- We now live in, and scientists study, a creation damaged by human sin and divine judgment.
- Part of the transgression of a sin is using something holy for an unholy purpose.
- Cole fears that his supernatural abilities themselves are a sin, and Malcolm's sin is the classic sin of unbelief.
intransitive verb -nn-
- to sin
againstsomething/somebodypecarmore sinned against than sinning contraalgo/alguienmás bien el ofendido que el ofensorExample sentences
- To sin against the Holy Spirit is to sin against hope.
- I hereby forgive everyone who offended or angered me, or sinned against me.
- To live in this world was to live in the expectation of sinning and being sinned against.
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