Definition of unrighteously in US English:



  • See unrighteous

    • ‘They were unrighteously condemning others for the same sins they were also guilty of.’
    • ‘Occasionally it has seemed to be sheer wantonness and wickedness that has made them act unrighteously.’
    • ‘Shakuni defeated me by cheating unrighteously.’
    • ‘Calvin put it like this: ‘Those things which are vainly or unrighteously done by man are, rightly and righteously, the works of God!’’
    • ‘Sounds like the peace activist was unrighteously whacked by a sniper who was handled by Israeli justice (8 year prison stretch).’