guilty/miserable/ugly as sin

guilty/miserable/ugly as sin
(as) guilty/miserable/ugly as sin
informal : very guilty/miserable/ugly

Even though he was acquitted, most people think he is guilty as sin.

That house is as ugly as sin.

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Main Entry:sin

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  • as guilty/miserable/ugly as sin — (as) guilty/miserable/ugly as sin informal : very guilty/miserable/ugly Even though he was acquitted, most people think he is guilty as sin. That house is as ugly as sin. • • • Main Entry: ↑sin …   Useful english dictionary

  • as ugly as sin — as guilty/ugly/miserable/as sin phrase very guilty, ugly, or miserable Thesaurus: very and very muchsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

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  • sin — I UK [sɪn] / US noun Word forms sin : singular sin plural sins ** 1) [countable/uncountable] an action, thought, or way of behaving that is wrong according to religious laws the sin of pride/greed Christians believe in the forgiveness of sins.… …   English dictionary

  • as miserable as sin — as guilty/ugly/miserable/as sin phrase very guilty, ugly, or miserable Thesaurus: very and very muchsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

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