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wrongful

adjective uk   /ˈrɒŋ.fəl/  us   /ˈrɑːŋ-/
Wrongful actions are unfair or illegal: She is claiming damages from the company for wrongful dismissal. wrongful arrest/imprisonment
wrongfully
adverb uk   us   /-i/
wrongfully arrested
Translations of “wrongful”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不公平的, 非法的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不公平的, 非法的…
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