HyperDic: immorality

English > 2 senses of the word immorality:
NOUNattributeimmoralitythe quality of not being in accord / accord with standards of right or good conduct
actimmorality, evil, wickedness, iniquitymorally objectionable behavior
immorality > pronunciation
Soundsih.merae'lihtiy
Rhymesability ... zloty: 638 rhymes with tiy...
English > immorality: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of not being in accord / accord with standards of right or good conduct.
Example"the immorality of basing the defense of the West on the threat of mutual assured destruction"
Narroweranomie, anomylack of moral standards in a society
corruptibilityThe capability of being corrupted
corruption, degeneracy, depravation, depravity, putrefactionMoral perversion
evil, evilnessThe quality of being morally wrong in principle or practice
licentiousness, wantonnessThe quality of being lewd and lascivious
unrighteousnessfailure to adhere to moral principles
wrongnesscontrary to conscience or morality
BroaderqualityAn essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
Oppositemoralityconcern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong
Spanishinmoralidad
Catalanimmoralitat
Adjectivesimmoraldeliberately violating / violating accepted principles of right and wrong
immoralnot adhering to ethical or moral principles
English > immorality: 2 senses > noun 2, act
Meaningmorally objectionable behavior.
Synonymsevil, wickedness, iniquity
Narrowerdeviltry, devilrywicked and cruel behavior
foul playunfair or dishonest behavior (especially involving violence)
irreverence, violationA disrespectful act
sexual immoralityThe evil ascribed to sexual acts that violate social conventions
Broadertransgression, evildoingThe act of transgressing
Spanishiniquidad, inmoralidad
Catalanimmoralitat, iniquitat

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