English version

wrongful

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwrongfulwrong‧ful /ˈrɒŋfəl $ ˈrɒːŋ-/ adjective 🔊 🔊 wrongful arrest/conviction/imprisonment/dismissal etcwrongfully adverb
Examples from the Corpus
wrongfulThe city is facing many claims for wrongful arrest, totalling millions of dollars.What do you stand to gain in a wrongful dismissal case?A wrongful dismissal may be fair.All claims by the employee, whether they be for unfair dismissal, wrongful dismissal or redundancy are claims against the vendor.
From Longman Business Dictionarywrongfulwrong‧ful /ˈrɒŋfəlˈrɒːŋ-/ adjective [only before a noun]HUMAN RESOURCES wrongful actions or activities are unfair or illegalHe has filed a lawsuit alleging wrongful dismissal (=being dismissed unfairly from his job).wrongfully adverbThe company had wrongfully fired him after he refused to violate environmental policies.
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