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făcĭnŏrōsus (facinĕrosus ), a, um, adj. facinus,
I.criminal, villainous, atrocious, vicious (rare but class.): “quintum genus est parricidarum, sicariorum, denique omnium facinorosorum,Cic. Cat. 2, 10, 22; id. Cael. 6, 13; id. de Or. 2, 58, 237; id. Rep. 3, 17: “injuriosa facinorosaque vita,id. Leg. 1, 14, 40: “impius et facinorosus animus,Just. 24, 2, 1.—Comp.: “facinorosior,id. 16, 4.—Sup.: “facinorosissimi sicarii,Cic. Sest. 38, 81; Vulg. 2 Macc. 8, 34.—Adv.: făcĭ-nŏrōse , viciously, scandalously, August. Inn. 76, 1; id. cont. Sec. Resp. Jul. 5, 64.
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