Synonyms for Villainy:


enormity, decadence, excess. corruption, immorality, turpitude, vice, perversion, depravity, flagitiousness, bestiality, clean. crime (noun)
depravity (noun)
corruptness, knavery.
evil (noun)
villainy (noun)
wickedness (noun)
knavery, depravity, turpitude.

Other synonyms:

enormity, bestiality, flagitiousness. turpitude, depravity, vice. immorality, corruption, perversion. excess. Other relevant words:
immorality, perversion, corruptness, enormity, turpitude, flagitiousness, vice, bestiality, knavery, corruption, depravity.

Usage examples for villainy

  1. Then Gamelyn turned to the judge, who sat as if paralysed in his seat of judgment, and said: " 'Come from the seat of justice: all too oft Hast thou polluted law's clear stream with wrong; Too oft hast taken reward against the poor; Too oft hast lent thine aid to villainy And given judgment 'gainst the innocent. – Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race by Maud Isabel Ebbutt
  2. So indifferent did he seem, not only to his own villainy but even to the loss it had entailed, that she had a wild impulse to take the ring from her pocket and display it on her own finger before him then and there. – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  3. " I think I had rather not discuss him," said her visitor, with decision; and she, protesting that Philip Meryon was now endowed with all the charms, both of villainy and mystery, let the subject drop. – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward