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"wicked" in British English

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wickedadjective

uk   /ˈwɪk.ɪd/ us   /ˈwɪk.ɪd/
  • wicked adjective (BAD)

C2 morally wrong and bad: It was a wicked thing to do. Of course, in the end, the wicked witch gets killed.
slightly immoral or bad for you, but in an attractive way: a wicked grin a wicked sense of humour

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wickedadjective

us   /ˈwɪk·ɪd/
morally wrong and bad: He was a wicked, ruthless, and dishonest man.
Wicked can also mean slightly bad, but in an attractive way: She has a wicked sense of humor.
slang Wicked also means extreme: The demands of fund-raising are wicked.
(Definition of wicked from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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