Definitions for vilevaɪl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretched(adj)

    morally reprehensible

    "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar"

  2. nauseating, nauseous, noisome, queasy, loathsome, offensive, sickening, vile(adj)

    causing or able to cause nausea

    "a nauseating smell"; "nauseous offal"; "a sickening stench"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. vile(Adjective)

    morally low; base; despicable

  2. Origin: From vilis

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Vile

    low; base; worthless; mean; despicable

  2. Vile

    morally base or impure; depraved by sin; hateful; in the sight of God and men; sinful; wicked; bad

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  1. vile

    vile is a text editor that attempts to combine the best aspects of the popular Emacs and vi editors. These editors are traditionally located on opposing sides of the editor wars, as users of Emacs and vi tend to have strong sentiments against the editor they do not use; however, vile at least attempts to reconcile these positions. vile is an acronym which stands for "VI Like Emacs". vile is featured in Chapter 12 of the O'Reilly book "Learning the vi Editor". The program is also known as xvile for the X Window System, and as winvile for Microsoft Windows. vile was created and originally maintained by Paul Fox. In 1996, maintenance was taken over by Thomas Dickey, who had provided many major contributions to the codebase over the preceding years.

The Roycroft DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. vile

    1. Anything that serves; whatever is useful. 2. Something done or thought by some one else.

Anagrams of vile »

  1. live

  2. Levi

  3. vlei

  4. veil

  5. evil


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