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nefarious

adjective uk   /nəˈfeə.ri.əs/ us    /-ˈfer.i-/ formal
(especially of activities) morally bad: The company's CEO seems to have been involved in some nefarious practices/activities.
nefariously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
nefariousness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “nefarious”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指活動)邪惡的,不道德的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指活动)邪恶的,不道德的…
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