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Definition of sin verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they sin
he / she / it sins
past simple sinned
-ing form sinning
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to break a religious or moral law Forgive me, Lord, for I have sinned. sin against somebody/something He was more sinned against than sinning (= although he did wrong, other people treated him even worse).
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: sin