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Another word for wicked

  1. Hard to treat, manage, or cope with

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Another word for wicked

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  • Bad , in this comparison, is the broadest term, ranging in implication from merely unsatisfactory to utterly depraved
  • Naughty today implies mere mischievousness or disobedience a naughty child
  • Ill , which is slightly weaker than evil in its implications of immorality, is now used chiefly in certain idiomatic phrases ill-gotten gains
  • Wicked and evil both connote willful violation of a moral code, but evil often has ominous or malevolent implications an evil hour, and wicked is sometimes weakened in a playful way to mean merely mischievous wicked with