wrongful


wrongful
wrong|ful [ˈrɔŋfəl US ˈro:ŋ-] adj
wrongful arrest/conviction/imprisonment/dismissal etc
a wrongful arrest etc is unfair or illegal because the person affected by it has done nothing wrong
She's threatening to sue her employers for wrongful dismissal.
>wrongfully adv

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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