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wrongful

adjective
 
 
/ˈrɒŋfəl/
wrongful arrest/conviction/imprisonment, etc a situation in which someone is accused of something or punished for something unfairly or illegallyArresting and chargingFaults and mistakesLegal and illegal
wrongfully adverb 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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