debauched


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de·bauch

 (dĭ-bôch′)
v. de·bauched, de·bauch·ing, de·bauch·es
v.tr.
1.
a. To corrupt morally. See Synonyms at corrupt.
b. To seduce (someone).
2. To reduce the value, quality, or excellence of; debase: debauch a currency.
3. Archaic To cause to forsake allegiance.
v.intr.
To indulge in dissipation.
n.
1. The act or a period of debauchery.
2. An orgy.

[French débaucher, from Old French desbauchier, to lead astray, roughhew timber : des-, de- + bauch, beam, of Germanic origin.]

de·bauch′ed·ly (-bô′chĭd-lē) adv.
de·bauch′er n.

debauched

(dɪˈbɔːtʃt)
adj
characterized by self-indulgence and moral corruption
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.debauched - unrestrained by convention or morality; "Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society"; "deplorably dissipated and degraded"; "riotous living"; "fast women"
immoral - deliberately violating accepted principles of right and wrong

debauched

adjective corrupt, abandoned, perverted, degraded, degenerate, immoral, dissipated, sleazy, depraved, wanton, debased, profligate, dissolute, licentious, pervy (slang) a debauched circus performer in nineteenth-century Poland
Translations
فاسِد، ميّال إلى الخَلاعَه
zhýralý
moralsk fordærvet
züllött
drykkfelldur
ištvirkavimasištvirkęs
izlaidīgs
zhýralý

debauched

[dɪˈbɔːtʃt] ADJdepravado, libertino

debauched

[dɪˈbɔːtʃt] (old-fashioned) adj
a debauched lifestyle → une vie de débauché(e); [society] → de débauchés, dépravé(e)

debauched

adj person, lookverderbt; lifezügellos, ausschweifend

debauched

[dɪˈbɔːtʃt] adj (old) (person) → debosciato/a; (taste, morals) → dissoluto/a, vizioso/a

debauched

(diˈboːtʃt) adjective
inclined to debauchery.
deˈbauchery noun
too much indulgence in pleasures usually considered immoral, especially sexual activity and excessive drinking. a life of debauchery.
References in classic literature ?
Not the elegant prince of our debauched and vicious art, not the jeweled idol of our society churches--but the Jesus of the awful reality, the man of sorrow and pain, the outcast, despised of the world, who had nowhere to lay his head--"
Allowing for my learned friend's appearance being careless and slovenly if not debauched, they were sufficiently like each other to surprise, not only the witness, but everybody present, when they were thus brought into comparison.
This castle, for ten years, has opened to no priest save the debauched Norman chaplain who partook the nightly revels of Front-de-B
These rogues, whom I had picked up, debauched my other men, and they all formed a conspiracy to seize the ship, and secure me; which they did one morning, rushing into my cabin, and binding me hand and foot, threatening to throw me overboard, if I offered to stir.
The trade was injured by their artifices to outbid and undermine each other; the Indians were debauched by the sale of spirituous liquors, which had been prohibited under the French rule.
And, universally, a good example of this social force is the veracity of language, which cannot be debauched.
Indeed, the temper of the meeting was now unfavorable to separate conversation; it had become rather debauched and hilarious, and people who scarcely knew each other were making use of Christian names with apparent cordiality, and had reached that kind of gay tolerance and general friendliness which human beings in England only attain after sitting together for three hours or so, and the first cold blast in the air of the street freezes them into isolation once more.
I will be wife to no buffoon; to no clumsy old clown; to no debauched, degraded parody of a man.
They have purchased your slave judges, they have debauched your slave legislatures, and they have forced to worse horrors than chattel slavery your slave boys and girls.
The capitalists have stolen our country, debauched our politics, defiled our judiciary, and ridden over us rough-shod, and now they propose to murder those who will not abjectly surrender to their brutal dominion.
You may have known your neighbor yesterday for a thief, a drunkard, or a sensualist, and merely pitied or despised him, and despaired of the world; but the sun shines bright and warm this first spring morning, recreating the world, and you meet him at some serene work, and see how it is exhausted and debauched veins expand with still joy and bless the new day, feel the spring influence with the innocence of infancy, and all his faults are forgotten.
It is the other part of your offence, therefore, upon which I intend to admonish you, I mean the violation of your chastity;--a crime, however lightly it may be treated by debauched persons, very heinous in itself, and very dreadful in its consequences.