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transgressing a moral or divine law
“"if it be a sin to covet honor, I am the most
soul alive"- Shakespeare”
offending against or breaking a law or rule
an act that is regarded by theologians as a transgression of God's will
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a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity
a sin committed of your own free will (as contrasted with original sin)
a sin said to be inherited by all descendants of Adam
an unpardonable sin entailing a total loss of grace
a pardonable sin regarded as entailing only a partial loss of grace
unreasonable and inordinate self-esteem (personified as one of the deadly sins)
spite and resentment at seeing the success of another (personified as one of the deadly sins)
reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth (personified as one of the deadly sins)
apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins)
belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)
eating to excess (personified as one of the deadly sins)
self-indulgent sexual desire (personified as one of the deadly sins)
the act of transgressing; the violation of a law or a duty or moral principle
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