Definition of villainy:
execration, shame, curse, perversion, disgust, nuisance, abuse, corruptness, crime, villainousness, abhorrence, iniquity, annoyance, aversion, turpitude, corruption, hatred, vice, plague, bestiality, horror, clean, offense, abomination, evil, detestation, depravity, flagitiousness, knavery, wickedness, immorality.
- "Malcolm", George MacDonald.
The officersÃÂ¢Ã¢âÂ¬Ã¢âÂ¢ party threw their ringleader overboard, while another of the conspirators, finding his villainy discovered, weighted himself with a heavy boarding- axe, and rushing to the fore part of the raft, plunged headlong into the sea and was drowned.- "The Sea: Its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril, & Heroism. Volume 1", Frederick Whymper.
- "Lady Merton, Colonist", Mrs. Humphry Ward.