immoral


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im·mor·al

 (ĭ-môr′əl, -mŏr′-)
adj.
Contrary to established moral principles.

im·mor′al·ly adv.

immoral

(ɪˈmɒrəl)
adj
1. transgressing accepted moral rules; corrupt
2. sexually dissolute; profligate or promiscuous
3. unscrupulous or unethical: immoral trading.
4. tending to corrupt or resulting from corruption: an immoral film; immoral earnings.
imˈmorally adv

im•mor•al

(ɪˈmɔr əl, ɪˈmɒr-)

adj.
1. violating moral principles.
2. licentious; lascivious.
[1650–60]
im•mor′al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.immoral - deliberately violating accepted principles of right and wrong
unchaste - not chaste; "unchaste conduct"
evil - morally bad or wrong; "evil purposes"; "an evil influence"; "evil deeds"
unrighteous - not righteous; "an unrighteous man"; "an unrighteous law"
wicked - morally bad in principle or practice
moral - concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles; "moral sense"; "a moral scrutiny"; "a moral lesson"; "a moral quandary"; "moral convictions"; "a moral life"
2.immoral - not adhering to ethical or moral principlesimmoral - 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"
wrong - contrary to conscience or morality or law; "it is wrong for the rich to take advantage of the poor"; "cheating is wrong"; "it is wrong to lie"

immoral

immoral

adjective
1. Morally objectionable:
2. Not chaste or moral:
Translations
غَيْر أخلاقي، مُنافٍ للأخلاقلا أَخْلاقِيّ
nemorálnínemravný
moralskumoralsk
moraaliton
nemoralan
ósiîlegur
不道徳な
부도덕한
amoraliaiamoralumas
amorāls, netikumīgs
nemoralen
omoralisk
ผิดศีลธรรม
ahlak dışıahlâksız
trái đạo đức

immoral

[ɪˈmɒrəl] ADJ [person, behaviour, practice] → inmoral
to live off immoral earningsvivir del proxenetismo, vivir del lenocinio (frm)

immoral

[ɪˈmɒrəl] adjimmoral(e)
They think that birth control and abortion are immoral → Ils pensent que la contraception et l'avortement sont immoraux.
it is immoral to ... → il est immoral de ...

immoral

adj action, lifeunmoralisch; behaviour alsounsittlich; person alsosittenlos; immoral earnings (Jur) → Einkünfte plaus gewerbsmäßiger Unzucht

immoral

[ɪˈmɒrl] adjimmorale

immoral

(iˈmorəl) adjective
wrong or wicked. immoral conduct.
imˈmorally adverb
ˌimmoˈrality (-ˈrӕ-) noun

immoral

لا أَخْلاقِيّ nemorální moralsk unmoralisch ανήθικος inmoral moraaliton immoral nemoralan immorale 不道徳な 부도덕한 immoreel umoralsk niemoralny imoral аморальный omoralisk ผิดศีลธรรม ahlak dışı trái đạo đức 不道德的

immoral

a. inmoral, corrompido-a, vicioso-a.
References in classic literature ?
After the first blush of sin comes its indifference; and from immoral it becomes, as it were, unmoral, and not quite unnecessary to that life which we have made.
And it ought also to moderate that foolish talk about French duelists and socialist-hated monarchs being the only people who are immoral.
Dear mama, there, as soon as she got an inkling of the business, found out that it was of an immoral tendency.
The grossly immoral and dishonest doctrine of despotic State sovereignty, the exclusive judge of its own obligations, and responsible to no power on earth or in heaven, for the violation of them, is not there.
that she often was unable to understand), sufficed to make her reject an aspirant as unworthy: this one had neither heart nor delicacy; that one told lies, and was not religious; a third only wanted to coin money under the cloak of marriage; another was not of a nature to make a woman happy; here she suspected hereditary gout; there certain immoral antecedents alarmed her.
He had been struck again and again by the hang-dog, abominable looks of the ruffians who came to him before the dawn; and putting things together clearly in his private thoughts, he perhaps attributed a meaning too immoral and too categorical to the unguarded counsels of his master.
To live longer than forty years is bad manners, is vulgar, immoral.
Next, he said with a smile that he knew quite well who was living with her (evidently Anna Thedorovna had told him); whereupon Thedora could hold out no longer, but then and there, in the street, railed at and abused him--telling him that he was an immoral man, and the cause of all my misfortunes.
Bingley, when questioned by Jane, had long ago asserted his blamelessness in the affair; that proud and repulsive as were his manners, she had never, in the whole course of their acquaintance-- an acquaintance which had latterly brought them much together, and given her a sort of intimacy with his ways-- seen anything that betrayed him to be unprincipled or unjust--anything that spoke him of irreligious or immoral habits; that among his own connections he was esteemed and valued-- that even Wickham had allowed him merit as a brother, and that she had often heard him speak so affectionately of his sister as to prove him capable of some amiable feeling; that had his actions been what Mr.
Blackstone, though an eccentric, is not known to have been an immoral man.
It is immoral to use private property in order to alleviate the horrible evils that result from the institution of private property.
Lord Illingworth remarked to me last night at dinner that the basis of every scandal is an absolutely immoral certainty.