Synonyms for Wrongdoing:


wicked (adjective)
wicked, shocking, depraved, scandalous, debauched, base, obnoxious, sinister, degenerate, felonious, black, reprehensible, immoral, sinful, Misdoing, debased, evildoing, iniquitous, sadistic, criminal, lawbreaking, villainous, blameworthy, bad, improper, perverse, indecent, corrupt, damnable.


depravity, misdeed, wickedness, evil, right, decadence, iniquity, deviltry, crime, sin, wrong, excess, Peccancy, enormity, immorality, Diablerie, villainy, offense. attribute (noun)
crime (noun)
Peccancy, immorality.
error (noun)
misbehavior (noun)
Misdoing, naughtiness.
misconduct (noun)
sin, crime, misdeed, misbehavior, iniquity, offense, evil.
wrongdoing (noun)
actus reus, wrongful conduct, error, misconduct.

Other synonyms:

Actus Reus
actus reus.
Peccancy, Diablerie, crime, naughtiness. misdeed, misbehavior, horseplay, immorality. deviltry. wickedness, iniquity. offense. Other relevant words:
horseplay, actus reus, offense, evil, excess, misconduct, misbehavior, Peccancy, Diablerie, wrong, right, enormity, decadence, villainy, naughtiness, iniquity, misdeed, crime, deviltry, error, sin, wickedness, immorality, wrongful conduct, depravity.

Usage examples for wrongdoing

  1. " Yes, I know this is your tackle," the man admitted, without getting angry or excited, as most folks do when taken to task for wrongdoing – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  2. This great Church of ours is based on the rightful condemnation of wrongdoing – The Fourth Series Plays, Complete by John Galsworthy
  3. The thoughts that crowded in upon him could be read in his troubled eyes; but suddenly, with the courage which youth draws from a sense of its own wrongdoing he gained confidence, and very humbly interrupted Mme. – The Deserted Woman by Honore de Balzac