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sinfuladjective

uk   us   /ˈsɪn.fəl/
against the rules of a religion or morally wrong: He confessed that he had sinful thoughts. Buying that sports car was a sinful waste of money. informal used to refer to something that is very pleasant, but very bad for you: This cream cake is sinful!
sinfully
adverb uk   us   /-i/
sinfulness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
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