sinful Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"sinful" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈsɪn.fəl/
against the ​rules of a ​religion or ​morallywrong: He ​confessed that he had sinful ​thoughts. Buying that ​sportscar was a sinful ​waste of ​money. informal used to refer to something that is very ​pleasant, but very ​bad for you: This ​cake is sinful!
adverb uk   us   /-i/
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of sinful from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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 us   /ˈsɪn·fəl/
wrongaccording to a ​religiouslaw: We all ​know that what he did is sinful, but it may not be ​illegal. Sinful also ​meanswrong: It’s sinful to ​wastefood.
(Definition of sinful from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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