37 synonyms found


[nɛfˈe͡əɹɪəs], [nɛfˈe‍əɹɪəs], [n_ɛ_f_ˈeə_ɹ_ɪ__ə_s]


disreputable (adjective)

contemptible, dishonorable, disreputable, dubious, infamous, louche, notorious, questionable, ribald, risque, shady, shifty.

evil (adjective)

abominable, atrocious, bad, baneful, calamitous, damnable, destructive, detrimental, disgraceful, evil, foul, heinous, hideous, loathsome, monstrous, offensive, repellent, reprehensible, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, sinful, sinister, terrible, wicked.

Rhymes for Nefarious:

  1. various;
  2. hilarious, aquarius, precarious, vicarious, gregarious;
  3. stradivarius;

Quotes for Nefarious:

  1. Identity theft involving cards is a growing form of white collar crime, facilitating illegal immigration, banking and accounting fraud, tax evasion, and other nefarious activities. Ron Lewis.
  2. Spy Act strikes a right balance between preserving legitimate and benign uses of this technology, while still, at same time, protecting unwitting consumers from harm caused when is misused and, of course, designed for nefarious purposes. Cliff Stearns.