nefarious Meaning, Definition & Usage
adjective satellite extremely wicked
- nefarious schemes
- a villainous plot
- a villainous band of thieves
Wicked in the extreme; abominable; iniquitous; atrociously villainous; execrable; detestably vile. Syn. -- Iniquitous; detestable; horrible; heinious; atrocious; infamous; impious. See-- Iniquitous. Ne*fa"ri*ous*ly, adv. -- Ne*fa"ri*ous*ness, n.
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