Definition of wickedness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈwɪkɪdnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪkɪdnəs//
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  1. 1the quality of being morally bad; behaviour that is morally bad He blames his problems on the world's wickedness. The wickedness of his deception took my breath away.
  2. 2the quality of being amusing and/or attractive although you know something is slightly bad or wrong the sheer wickedness of a chocolate muffin