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Definitions for immoral
ɪˈmɔr əl, ɪˈmɒr-im·moral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. immoraladjective

    deliberately violating accepted principles of right and wrong

  2. base, immoraladjective

    not adhering to ethical or moral principles

    "base and unpatriotic motives"; "a base, degrading way of life"; "cheating is dishonorable"; "they considered colonialism immoral"; "unethical practices in handling public funds"

Wiktionary

  1. immoraladjective

    Not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Immoraladjective

    not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law; wicked; unjust; dishonest; vicious; licentious; as, an immoral man; an immoral deed

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Immoral

    im-mor′al, adj. inconsistent with what is right: wicked: licentious.—n. Immoral′ity, quality of being immoral: an immoral act or practice.—adv. Immor′ally.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of immoral in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of immoral in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of immoral in a Sentence

  1. Justin Forsyth:

    What we needed from EU foreign ministers today was life-saving action, but they dithered, with each day we delay we lose more innocent lives and Europe slips further into an immoral abyss.

  2. Jonathan Hayes:

    Congressman Deutch mischaracterized data on allegations of sexual abuse, sexual harassment, or inappropriate sexual behavior made by minors at care facilities operated by HHS grantees. Congressman Deutch even went so far as to level the unfounded assertion that members of the HHS Office of Refugee Resettlement( ORR) federal staff were the subjects of sexual abuse allegations. This was totally false, congressman Deutch knowing mischaracterization of the data -- and Congressman Deutch impugning of the ORR federal staff -- was an immoral and indecent insult to all of the career civil servants who are dedicated to ensuring the health, safety, and welfare of the children in the unaccompanied alien children( UAC) program.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A person who has gained wisdom through education remains simple and humble, but the people who have gained just degrees or certificates by any immoral means are always seen creating trouble in an organisation by playing office politics, sneering hard workers and snatching others credit et al.

  4. Kamala Harris:

    It’s immoral, and let’s be clear, government should be in the business of keeping families together, not tearing them apart.

  5. Gina Haspel:

    I would not allow CIA to undertake activity that I thought was immoral, even if it was technically legal, i would absolutely not permit it.

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