Definition for SIN'NER


  1. One that has voluntarily violated the divine law; a moral agent who has voluntarily disobeyed any divine precept, or neglected any known duty.
  2. It is used in contradistinction to saint, to denote an unregenerate person; one who has not received the pardon of his sins.
  3. An offender; a criminal. – Dryden.

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