What does depravity mean?

Definitions for depravity
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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

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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

Examples of depravity in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Pat Boone:

    Hollywood doesn’t like it when people tell them to stick to moral rules because it makes a lot of money breaking those rules. Orgies, vampires, zombies, debauchery of all forms. Anything goes, and it is liberal Democrats who are making these films. Depravity is profitable.

  4. Barack Obama:

    Luke was a photojournalist who sought through his images to convey the lives of Yemenis to the outside world, 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. Pat Boone:

    Christianity imposes restriction on behavior, even in movies, hollywood doesn’t like it when people tell them to stick to moral rules because it makes a lot of money breaking those rules. Orgies, vampires, zombies, debauchery of all forms. Anything goes, and it is liberal Democrats who are making these films. Depravity is profitable.

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Translations for depravity

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  • 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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