Wicked has two quite contradictory meanings. If something is pure evil, then it is wicked. Think Darth Vader. On the other hand, as an informal slang term, wicked also means excellent — as in "that DJ is wicked, man!" Go figure.
Other shades of meaning for wicked include something that is playful or enjoyably malicious. Someone might have a wicked sense of humor, for example, meaning it's fierce and takes aim sharply at its victims. Or it can also mean something that, while not actively evil, is still extremely unpleasant. Exams can be wicked, and so can someone's temper or the weather. The word comes from the Old English term wicca meaning "wizard."
adj morally bad in principle or practice
morally bad or wrong
deliberately violating accepted principles of right and wrong
lacking piety or reverence for a god
contrary to conscience or morality or law
having the nature of vice
(of an actor or role) being or playing the villain
extremely wicked, deeply criminal
iniquitous, sinful, ungodly
characterized by iniquity; wicked because it is believed to be a sin
irreclaimable, irredeemable, unredeemable, unreformable
insusceptible of reform
liable to sin
morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse)
concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles
having or showing or expressing reverence for a deity
characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of morality or justice
not capable of sin
impeccant, innocent, sinless
free from sin
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