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Definitions for immorality
ˌɪm əˈræl ɪ ti, ˌɪm ɔ-im·moral·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. immoralitynoun

    the quality of not being in accord with standards of right or good conduct

    "the immorality of basing the defense of the West on the threat of mutual assured destruction"

  2. evil, immorality, wickedness, iniquitynoun

    morally objectionable behavior


  1. immoralitynoun

    The state or quality of being immoral; vice.

  2. immoralitynoun

    An immoral act or practice.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Immoralitynoun

    Dishonesty; want of virtue; contrariety to virtue.

    Etymology: from immoral.

    Such men are put into the commission of the peace who encourage the grossest immoralities, to whom all the bawds of the ward pay contribution. Jonathan Swift.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Immoralitynoun

    the state or quality of being immoral; vice

  2. Immoralitynoun

    an immoral act or practice

  3. Etymology: [Cf. F. immoralit.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of immorality in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of immorality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of immorality in a Sentence

  1. Jimmy Carters:

    Our hearts are with the victims' families and all who feel hopeless in the face of pervasive racial discrimination and outright cruelty. We all must shine a spotlight on the immorality of racial discrimination, but violence, whether spontaneous or consciously incited, is not a solution.

  2. Denis de Rougemont:

    Social confusion has now reached a point at which the pursuit of immorality turns out to be more exhausting than compliance with the old moral codes.

  3. Robert Jeffress:

    When you read the Bible you will discover that God reserved His harshest condemnation for individuals and nations that practiced idolatry – creating an imaginary god who conformed to a culture’s immorality.

  4. Kedar Joshi:

    Moral certainty is intellectual immorality.

  5. Jenna Ellis:

    So then we get to Lawrence v. Texas, which was a Texas law criminalizing sodomy, and judicial activism ignored the immorality of homosexuality and created this fabricated right to privacy that was in the penumbra of the Constitution and determined that homosexuality is within that right to privacy in the penumbra of the Constitution. And the Supreme Court with judicial activist motivations overturn that law.

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