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(noun, verb)


There are 7 meanings of the word Sin.

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Def 1 US

Sin - as a noun

Estrangement from god

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(akkadian) god of the moon; counterpart of sumerian nanna

An act that is regarded by theologians as a transgression of god's will

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Ratio of the length of the side opposite the given angle to the length of the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle

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The 21st letter of the hebrew alphabet

Sin - as a verb

Commit a sin; violate a law of god or a moral law

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breach13break11go againstinfract12offend13transgress11violate10
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Commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake

Example: "I blundered during the job interview"

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blunder10drop the ballgoof8

Example Sentences

"The priest talked about the importance of repenting for your sins."
"Committing a sin goes against one's moral values."
"According to religious beliefs, sin leads to spiritual consequences."
"She felt a deep sense of guilt for her past sins."
"The book explored the concept of original sin."
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Is SIN a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, sin is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

SIN has a SCRABBLE points total of 3.

Is SIN a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, sin is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
SIN has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 4.

Is SIN a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, sin is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
SIN has a WORDFEUD points total of 3.

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