What is the adjective for wrongdoer?

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Included below are past participle and present participle forms for the verb wrong which may be used as adjectives within certain contexts.

  1. Incorrect or untrue.
  2. Asserting something incorrect or untrue.
  3. Immoral, not good, bad.
  4. Improper; unfit; unsuitable.
  5. Not working; out of order.
  6. Designed to be worn or placed inward; as, the wrong side of a garment or of a piece of cloth.
  7. (obsolete) Twisted; wry.
  8. Synonyms:
  9. Examples:
    1. “The information you have provided to the public is wrong and may have serious repercussions.”
      “Snow White's stepmother was wrong to try to deceive and kill her.”
      “This is exactly the kind of response you get when you ask a wrong question.”
  1. wrong or unjust
  2. unlawful or illegal
  3. Synonyms:
  4. Examples:
    1. “There's also a limit on how long after a wrongful act a civil action can be commenced.”
      “The 42 others were charged with robbery, theft, receiving and concealing stolen goods and wrongful damage to property.”
      “Similarly, and underpayment of salary in lieu of notice would constitute a wrongful termination and have the same effect.”
  1. Marked by wrong or wrong-doing; characteristically wrong in essence or manner.
  1. (Britain dialectal, Scotland, especially law) Wrongful; not right; unjust; illegal.
  2. Examples:
    1. “If the prisoner is detained an unreasonable time, he would have an action for wrongous imprisonment.”
  1. comparative form of wrong: more wrong
  1. Alternative form of wrongous
  1. (obsolete) Not wrong; free from wrong.
  2. Examples:
    1. “But there are harmless wrongs, such as cruelty to animals or desecration of the dead, and wrongless harms, such as economic injury by fair competition.”
  1. Obsolete spelling of wrong
  1. Somewhat wrong.
  1. superlative form of wrong: most wrong
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