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Synonyms for heinous

Synonyms for heinous

disgracefully and grossly offensive

Synonyms for heinous

extremely wicked, deeply criminal


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Dante Jimenez, founding chair of the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC), wrote to Aquino on Monday, complaining about the alleged spike in heinous crimes and suggested ways to curb it.
Expressing his deep shock and sorrow over the unfortunate incident, the President said such acts of barbarity would not be tolerated and urged the concerned authorities to take stern action against perpetrators of the heinous crime.
He (the UN chief) deplores the heinous nature of the attacks on a university bus carrying women students and educators and a hospital facility, as well as the heritage Quaid Azam Residency which has a historical importance as a former home of Muhammad Ali Jinnah," his spokesman said in a statement issued at UN Headquarters in New York, "No cause can justify such violence," the statement said.
Peshawar -- The Khyber Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Engineer Shaukatullah has strongly condemned the terrorist attack at Doaba bazaar in District Hangu on Tuesday and described it a worst act of heinous crime.
ISLAMABAD -- President Asif Ali Zardari has strongly condemned the heinous act of terrorism in the city of Boston' Massachusetts USA during the Boston Marathon and has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the deaths and injuries in the terrorist attack.
According to Kashmir Media Service, hundreds of students marched through lanes and by-lanes of JVC College demanding capital punishment for the culprits involved in the heinous crime.
ISLAMABAD -- The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) Thursday said there was no bar on courts to order public hanging of a culprit of heinous crime.
I AM astonished at the fact that our lawmaker oppose tooth and nail the public hanging of heinous criminals who abuse and murder minor children.
The court awarded death sentence to the main culprit and life imprisonment and various jail terms to the rest five involved in the heinous crime.
The heinous crime of rape is spreading like a plague in our Indian society, which is absolutely unacceptable.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan on Monday condemned the heinous terrorist attack on a Coptic Church in Helwan in the south of Cairo, resulting in loss of precious and innocent lives.
Government of Indian strongly condemns the heinous act of terrorism that has claimed innocent lives in Bir-al-Abed, North Sinai in Egypt today.
Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani, strongly condemned the terrorist attack, which took place on Friday and targeted a mosque in the city of El Arish, in the Arab Republic of Egypt, resulting in martyrdom and injury of hundreds of innocent worshipers and describing it as a heinous terrorist crime, which contravenes with Islamic Shari'a principles and international charters.
Majority leader Rudy Farinas on Wednesday said the bill reimposing the death penalty would protect the rights of people accused of heinous crimes.
PESHAWAR -- The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani awarded karak police officials on arresting a notorious proclaimed offender wanted in several heinous offences in a ceremony held at CPO Peshawar on Wednesday.