(countable and uncountable, plural miscreancies)
- Alternative form of miscreance.
Variant of miscreant
- villainous; evil
- Archaic unbelieving or heretical
Origin of miscreantOld French unbelieving ; from mes- (see mis-) + creant, present participle of croire, to believe ; from Classical Latin credere: see creed
- an evil person; criminal; villain
- Archaic an unbeliever or heretic