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Definitions of sin:
  • noun:   an act that is regarded by theologians as a transgression of God's will
  • noun:   violent and excited activity
    Example: "They began to fight like sin"
  • noun:   estrangement from god
  • noun:   the 21st letter of the Hebrew alphabet
  • noun:   (Akkadian) god of the moon; counterpart of Sumerian Nanna
  • noun:   ratio of the opposite side to the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle
  • verb:   commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law
  • verb:   commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #15345)

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