Definitions of unrighteousness

n failure to adhere to moral principles

“forgave us our sins and cleansed us of all unrighteousness
adhering to moral principles
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sin, sinfulness, wickedness
estrangement from god
impiety, impiousness
unrighteousness by virtue of lacking respect for a god
injustice, unjustness
the practice of being unjust or unfair
dishonorableness, dishonourableness
the quality of not deserving honor or respect
dishonor, dishonour
lacking honor or integrity
the quality of being dishonest
mark of Cain
the mark that God set upon Cain now refers to a person's sinful nature
impiety characterized by lack of devotion to duty
irreligion, irreligiousness
the quality of not being devout
godlessness, ungodliness
impiety by virtue of not being a godly person
inequity, unfairness
injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards
corruption, corruptness
lack of integrity or honesty (especially susceptibility to bribery); use of a position of trust for dishonest gain
wrong, wrongfulness
that which is contrary to the principles of justice or law
ignobility, ignobleness
the quality of being ignoble
the quality of unscrupulous dishonesty
morally dishonorable
disreputability, disreputableness, unrespectability
dishonorableness by virtue of lacking respectability or a good reputation
deceptiveness, obliquity
the quality of being deceptive
deceit, fraudulence
the quality of being fraudulent
crookedness, deviousness
the quality of being deceitful and underhanded
rascality, shiftiness, slipperiness, trickiness
the quality of being a slippery rascal
larcenous, thievishness
having a disposition to steal
the quality of being untruthful
the quality of being disingenuous and lacking candor
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the quality of not being in accord with standards of right or good conduct

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