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wrongful

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˈrɒŋfəl/
used to describe actions that are unfair or illegal: wrongful arrest/conviction/imprisonment His lawyer is negotiating compensation for his wrongful conviction. wrongful act/conduct/death
wrongfully adverb
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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