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immoral definition

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This page has 3 definitions of immoral in English, Catalan, Valencian, and French. Immoral is an adjective. Also define these 21 related words and terms: moral, inconsistent, rectitude, purity, good, morals, contrary, conscience, divine law, wicked, unjust, dishonest, vicious, licentious, unethical, corrupt, unscrupulous, wrong, pure, righteous, and immoral.

English immoral definition

Etymology

From im- +‎ moral.

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Adjective

immoral (comparative more immoral, superlative most immoral)

  1. Not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law.
    Synonyms: wicked, unjust, dishonest, vicious, licentious, unethical, corrupt, unscrupulous, wrong
    Antonyms: moral, pure, righteous
    • 2020 May 27, Qingtong, “Officials in Ancient Times Blessed for Doing Good Deeds”, in Minghui[1]:
      Lessons from history remind us that immoral societies don’t last very long and that the saying, “Good will be rewarded and evil will incur punishment” is a truism, reminding us of the proper way to behave—for our own benefit and that of others.
    • Rectitude definition
      Straightness; the state or quality of having a constant direction and not being crooked or bent. (1 of 3 rectitude definitions)
    • Purity definition
      The state or degree of being pure.
    • Divine Law definition
      Any law (or rule) that, in the opinion of believers, comes directly from the will of God (or a god).
    • Pure definition
      Free of flaws or imperfections; unsullied. (1 of 7 pure definitions)

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Catalan immoral definition

Etymology

From im- +‎ moral.

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Adjective

immoral (masculine and feminine plural immorals)

  1. immoral
    Antonym: moral

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French immoral definition

Etymology

From im- +‎ moral.

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Adjective

immoral (feminine singular immorale, masculine plural immoraux, feminine plural immorales)

  1. immoral
    Antonym: moral

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