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A phrase used as an intensifier for a negative description or situation. I wouldn't buy that painting, it's ugly as sin.
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— as sinhaving a particular undesirable quality to a high degree. informal
1991 Robert R. McCammon Boy's Life Everybody knew Saxon's Lake was as deep as sin.
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n. synthetic marijuana. (Drugs. From synthetic.) Most of this stuff the kids put down good money for is not sin but angel dust.
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Completely or extremely: He is guilty as sin.
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