Definitions for depravitydɪˈpræv ɪ ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

de•prav•i•tydɪˈpræv ɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.

  1. the state of being depraved.

  2. a depraved act or practice.

Origin of depravity:

1635–45

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

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