Sinful

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Religious OriginPlay
In many religions, 'sinful' refers to actions violating divine laws. SlideLying is considered sinful.
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Cultural VariancePlay
'Sinful' can imply different actions are wrong in various cultures. SlideIn some cultures, skipping the Sabbath is sinful.
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Moral SeverityPlay
Using 'sinful' can suggest a serious moral wrongdoing. SlideThe politician's corrupt practices were seen as sinful.