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depraved

adjective

Definition: 1. showing great moral corruption or wickedness; 2. deviating from what is right, proper, or good

Synonyms: corrupt, degenerate, mean, debased, immoral, wicked

Antonyms: scrupulous, upstanding

Tips: Depraved is used as a sophisticated way of characterizing a personís mean and corrupt behavior.

Usage Examples:

He has been a ruthless and mean business man throughout his whole career; I donít think he can change his depraved ways. (corrupt)

The depraved club treasurer ran off to Hawaii and spent all the members' dues. (corrupt, immoral)

The depraved CEO stole millions of dollars from his company. (corrupt, degenerate)

There is no question the depraved terrorists should be punished for their atrocities. (wicked)


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