wrong·ful /'rȯŋ-fəl/ adj1: constituting a wrong; esp: injurious to the rights of anothera wrongful act or omission2: unlawfulremained in wrongful occupation of the propertya wrongful occupantwrong·ful·ly advwrong·ful·ness n
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
against the law, bad, criminal, felonious, illegal, illegitimate, illicit, improper, incorrect, iniquitous, iniuriosus, iniustus, lawless, malicious, mischievous, unauthorized, undue, unfair, unjust, unlawful, unseemly, unsuitable, wrong
associated concepts: wrongful act, wrongful conversion, wrongful death, wrongful detention, wrongful discharge, wrongful interference
- Fictio legis inique operatur alieni damnum vel injuriam. — Fiction of law is wrongful if it works loss or harm to anyoneII index arrant (onerous), blameful, blameworthy, felonious, illegal, illegitimate (illegal), illicit, impermissible, improper, irregular (improper), lawless, outrageous, peccant (culpable), unauthorized, unjust, unlawful, unscrupulous, unwarranted
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
adj.Causing injury; infringing on someone’s rights; reckless; unfair.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.