This article enlists 17 vices with their dictionary meanings (in alphabetical order). Keep these evil attributes at bay.
- Anger: Strong passion or emotion of displeasure or antagonism , excited by real or supposed injury or insult to one ‘ self or others , or by the intent to do such injury.
- Arrogance: Making undue claims in an overbearing manner; that species of pride which consists in exorbitant claims of rank, dignity, estimation, or power, or which exalts the worth or importance of the person to an undue degree; proud contempt of others; lordliness; haughtiness; self-assumption; presumption.
- Bragging: exhibiting self-importance, boastful talk.
- Cowardice: Lack of courage to face danger; extreme timidity; base fear of danger or hurt; lack of spirit.
- Disloyalty: Lack of loyalty; lack of fidelity; violation of allegiance.
- Doubt: Lack of Trust and confidence. To suspect; to fear; to be apprehensive.
- Envy: A feeling of discontent and resentment aroused by and in conjunction with desire for the possessions or qualities of another.
- Greed: An excessive desire to acquire or possess more than what one needs or deserves, especially with respect to material wealth.
- Injustice: The practice of being unjust or unfair.
- Impatience: The quality of being impatient; want of endurance of pain, suffering, opposition, or delay; eagerness for change, or for something expected; restlessness; chafing of spirit; fretfulness; passion
- Jealousy: The quality of being jealous; earnest concern or solicitude; painful apprehension of rivalship in cases nearly affecting one’s happiness; painful suspicion of the faithfulness of husband, wife, or lover.
- Recklessness: Wild carelessness and disregard for consequences. Insufficient consideration.
- Sloth: Aversion to work or exertion; laziness; indolence.
- Untrustworthiness: The trait of not deserving trust or confidence
- Vanity: Inflated pride in oneself or one’s appearance.
- Weakness: The quality or state of being weak; want of strength or firmness; lack of vigor; want of resolution or of moral strength; feebleness.
- Wrath: Forceful, often vindictive anger.
Courtesy : VirtueScience