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nefarious

nefarious - Dictionary definition and meaning for word nefarious

Definition
(adj) extremely wicked
Synonyms : villainous
Example Sentence
  • nefarious schemes
  • a villainous plot
  • a villainous band of thieves

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for nefarious

this sounds like ne(nephew)+farious(furious)..so your nephew is very furious or cruel or violent
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by anshAVI

ne(NO) + fairy + US: No good character like a fairy among us but an exact opposite i.e. a wicked person
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by bugmenot

Ne(ver) Fair(ious) - Always Bad
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by darlinarlin

hindi:: key fairy wala this fairy wala who was selling ballons to children is "very wicked"
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by priyanshu.mittal

in movies villan is so far fro hero being so wicked.
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by heartbeat143kvc

:NEFARIOUS=NE(Not)+FARIOUS(Furious). Nefarious is NOT just FURIOUS but a criminal.
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by praveendharia

nefarious ->nephew not fair to ous its wicked doing
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by sansecretcp

this sounds like ne(nephew)+farious(furious)..so your nephew is very furious.
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by preetisoni2411

It's from latin origin, Nefarious= Nefar/s- Wrong(Ne-not+far/s-Divine(law)+ous- to us
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by pawarsumit

ne(no) fari(fari wala io(come) us i.e my brother steal the all goods of the poor fari wala as profession he is a thief & very wicked.
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by shaktipada

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