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1. Evil in principle or practice; deviating from morality; contrary to the moral or divine law; addicted to vice or sin; sinful; immoral; profligate; said of persons and things; as, a wicked king; a wicked woman; a wicked deed; wicked designs. Hence, then, and evil go with thee along, thy offspring, to the place of evil, hell, Thou and thy wicked crew! (milton) Never, never, wicked man was wise. (pope)

2. Cursed; baneful; hurtful; bad; pernicious; dangerous. Wicked dew. This were a wicked way, but whoso had a guide. (P. Plowman)

3. Ludicrously or sportively mischievous; disposed to mischief; roguish. Pen looked uncommonly wicked. (Thackeray)

Synonym: Iniquitous, sinful, criminal, guilty, immoral, unjust, unrighteous, unholy, irreligious, ungodly, profane, vicious, pernicious, atrocious, nefarious, heinous, flagrant, flagitious, abandoned. See Iniquitous.

Origin: OE. Wicked, fr. Wicke wicked; probably originally the same word as wicche wizard, witch. See Witch.

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... starve..? From the above example you should see that the idea of an intelligent designer is inherently absurd, unless of course the designer is a wicked and nasty being who likes to see weak animals being eaten and weak predators to starve to death. Another random example: could you point me what ...

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by biohazard
Mon Mar 21, 2011 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Alas the creationists are right though...
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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... sometimes to the extent of violent shivers (yes, I have fallen out of my chair once at a band concert). For example, in the song No One Mourns The Wicked, the last time they sing "Goodness knows, the wicked die alone" the way the chorus sings "die alone" I get these intese waves ...

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by TurboCute3000
Tue Mar 01, 2011 3:24 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
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Views: 175763

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Choose the tardigrades! Also known as the water bears or moss piglets!! They're wicked :) Here's a pic for starters: http://www.focus.it/allegati/183697.JPG They have various very interesting features, including the ability to survive in temperatures ranging from ...

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by biohazard
Fri Mar 05, 2010 8:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Research specie
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Views: 2057

Re: DNA replication, Cell division and Evolution

... do his will, for he will bring our works to judgement. The Bible teaches that 1)all of mankind are victims of their own sin basically--"the wicked man will be bound by the cords of his evil desire"--Proverbs. 2)The problem is that "all have sinned and come short of God's glory." ...

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by AFJ
Sun Jun 07, 2009 12:52 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: DNA replication, Cell division and Evolution
Replies: 16
Views: 24046

Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... God is just imagination of some superstitious people, because no evidence of him or his doings can be found whatsoever. Were this vengeful and wicked entity really around, we'd be majorly screwed. You can bring your gods into the conversation for all I care, but at least take a moment to reflect ...

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by biohazard
Mon May 04, 2009 7:17 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 689048
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