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wrongdoing

Pronunciation: /ˈrɔːŋˌduːɪŋ; ˈrɒŋˌduːɪŋ/

Translation of wrongdoing in Spanish:

noun/nombre

u and c
  • his sense of wrongdoing oppressed him lo agobiaba la conciencia de haber obrado mal she was punished for her wrongdoings la castigaron por sus fechorías
    Example 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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