wronged

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Wrong \Wrong\ (?; 115), verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Wronged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wronging}.]

1. To treat with injustice; to deprive of some right, or to withhold some act of justice from; to do undeserved harm to; to deal unjustly with; to injure.

He that sinneth . . . wrongeth his own soul. --Prov. viii. 36.

2. To impute evil to unjustly; as, if you suppose me capable of a base act, you wrong me.

I rather choose To wrong the dead, to wrong myself and you, Than I will wrong such honorable men. --Shak.


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