Heinous - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈheɪnəs|  American pronunciation of the word heinous
Brit.  |ˈheɪnəs|  British pronunciation of the word heinous

adjective

- extremely wicked, deeply criminal(syn: flagitious)

heinous accusations

Examples

These murders were especially heinous.

people accused of committing heinous crimes

The food in the cafeteria is pretty heinous.

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