Definitions for turpitudeˈtɜr pɪˌtud, -ˌtyud

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. depravity, turpitude(noun)

    a corrupt or depraved or degenerate act or practice

    "the various turpitudes of modern society"


  1. turpitude(Noun)

    Inherent baseness or depravity; corruptness and evilness.

    The delinquent juvenile was guilty of moral turpitude.

  2. turpitude(Noun)

    An act evident of such a depravity.

  3. Origin: From turpitudo, from turpis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Turpitude(noun)

    inherent baseness or vileness of principle, words, or actions; shameful wickedness; depravity

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  • turpitudeFrench
  • низость, развращённостьRussian

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