Definitions for depravitydɪˈpræv ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corruption, degeneracy, depravation, depravity, putrefaction(noun)

    moral perversion; impairment of virtue and moral principles

    "the luxury and corruption among the upper classes"; "moral degeneracy followed intellectual degeneration"; "its brothels, its opium parlors, its depravity"; "Rome had fallen into moral putrefaction"

  2. depravity, turpitude(noun)

    a corrupt or depraved or degenerate act or practice

    "the various turpitudes of modern society"

Wiktionary

  1. depravity(Noun)

    The state or condition of being depraved; moral debasement.

  2. depravity(Noun)

    A particular depraved act or trait.

  3. depravity(Noun)

    Inborn corruption, entailing the belief that every facet of human nature has been polluted, defiled, and contaminated by sin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Depravity(noun)

    the state of being depraved or corrupted; a vitiated state of moral character; general badness of character; wickedness of mind or heart; absence of religious feeling and principle

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of depravity in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of depravity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barack Obama:

    The callous disregard for Luke's life is more proof of the depths of AQAP's depravity, and further reason why the world must never cease in seeking to defeat their evil ideology.

  2. Barack Obama:

    The callous disregard for Luke ’s life is more proof of the depths of AQAP ’s depravity, and further reason why the world must never cease in seeking to defeat their evil ideology.

  3. President Obama:

    Lieutenant al-Kaseasbeh's dedication, courage and service to his country and family represent universal human values that stand in opposition to the cowardice and depravity of ISIL, which has been so broadly rejected around the globe.

  4. Phil Robertson:

    When a fellow like me looks at the landscape and sees the depravity, the perversion -- redefining marriage and telling us that marriage is not between a man and a woman? Come on Iowa! it is nonsense. It is evil. It's wicked. It's sinful.

  5. Valerie Amos:

    ISIL's (Islamic State) advance brings with it new depths of depravity to Syria with indiscriminate killing and maiming, raping and destroying, they have forcibly recruited children and made the delivery of humanitarian assistance more and more difficult.

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Translations for depravity

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • поквареност, поквара, извратеност, греховностBulgarian
  • depravaciónSpanish
  • turmeltuneisuus, turmelusFinnish
  • ard-olkysManx
  • schanddaadDutch
  • zepsucie, zdeprawowanie, nierząd, zbrodnia, deprawacja, niegodziwość, gwałtPolish
  • depravațiune, destrăbălare, desfrânare, depravare, corupțieRomanian
  • безнравственность, греховность, порочностьRussian
  • 墮落Chinese

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