noununcountable and countable
- his sense of wrongdoing oppressed himshe was punished for her wrongdoingslo agobiaba la conciencia de haber obrado malla castigaron por sus fechoríasExample sentences
- They publicly denied any wrongdoing and were cleared by police three weeks later.
- The allegation of criminal wrongdoing is found to be false, vicious and unproved.
- Police investigated the allegation but found no evidence of criminal wrongdoing.
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