What does depravity mean?

Definitions for depravitydɪˈpræv ɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word depravity.

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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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. Elisa Martinez:

    This was the tipping point of the depravity and lack of respect for human life.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    It is not poverty but an economic disparity that breeds crime and the biggest depravity begets out of only materialistic mentality.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    There is no scope perhaps left for the hope of humanity to sink down further, so if we really think to stop the rot of the society, then the change should start instantly from the top to stop depravity.

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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
  • மனச்சாட்சியின்மைTamil
  • 墮落Chinese

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