Thesaurus / misdeed

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He was stern and severe to his enemies, and avenged cruelly all opposition or misdeed.
HEIMSKRINGLASNORRI STURLASON
She longed for solitude in which to face the full enormity of her misdeed, and to plan an immediate reformation.
That his misdeed was allowed to pass unpunished and uncensured, may have encouraged others to follow his and Lucrezia's example.
FILIPPO LIPPIPAUL G. KONODY
She howled with fright, thinking it a judgment on her for her misdeed, and went in tears to tell her mother.
The perpetrator of the misdeed embarks on his career of defilement early.
The punishment grows logically out of the offense and has a direct relation to the misdeed.
JOURNEYS THROUGH BOOKLAND, VOL. 10CHARLES HERBERT SYLVESTER
What he did was to make the best of the misdeed, with a kind of sombre acquiescence.
It was supposed by all that some misdeed had been discovered, and some surprising punishment was to be announced.
It would be as great a misdeed, perhaps, as to allow the attention to wander to worldly matters during times of especial devotion.
He was surprised and pleased, for he had vaguely connected this visitor with his own misdeed.
THE HOME AT GREYLOCKELIZABETH PRENTISS

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