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Synonyms for nefariousness

the quality of being wicked

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Such nefariousness can only hasten the day when people discover the left libertarian alternative.
86) These indicia of nefariousness, however, might not have related to the licensing requirement itself, and instead could have reflected the defendant's awareness that he was buying too many guns, buying or selling illegal weapons, or selling weapons to criminals.
The only way to deal with such logic-defying nefariousness, he suggests, is to regulate advertising and require restaurants to nag their customers with conspicuous calorie counts.
It is important to underline that the manual's flawed conclusions about airpower are not the result of nefariousness or service parochialism.
With this status he is afflicted only temporarily, since his all-but-secured nomination is swiftly undone through a tricky procedural maneuver sprung after some underhanded double-dealing by his rival, whose nefariousness is signaled by making him the liberal (
As much as I knew about prior false flag operations, as much as I knew or thought I knew about the nefariousness of the current regime, my first take was not even the Bush administration could or would do such a thing.
Two motifs weave through the work: the importance of purity in the face of suspected Jewish aggression; and memorializing Jewish nefariousness through purposefully concocted tales.
Beyond such political nefariousness are those whose opposition to the dogma of progress is simply an excuse for random acts of violence.