Part of speech:
Contrary to established moral principles.
Venal or dishonest:
To make or become worse.
(Gram.) To inflect (a noun, pronoun, or adjective) systematically, giving its different forms according to case, number, and gender
Severe and distressing:
To fall into ruin:
Depleted of vitality, force, or effectiveness; exhausted:
A falling off, especially from prosperity or vigor; a decline.
A degenerate action
(Med.) Deterioration in structure or function of cells, tissues, or organs, as in disease or aging
To debase is defined as to cheapen, or make lower in value or quality.
Regress means to go back to a worse or less developed state.
To undergo decomposition, especially organic decomposition; decay.
To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
To vitiate is to corrupt, invalidate or weaken morally.
Of or concerned with the judgment of right or wrong of human action and character:
Standing, pointing, or directed straight up; in a vertical or perpendicular position; erect
To make beneficial additions or changes:
To acquire something usually over a period of time.
The definition of perverse is deliberately behaving badly or improperly, despite knowing that your actions are likely to have bad consequences.
Harmful to character or morality; corruptive:
Of, like, or characteristic of a villain; evil; wicked
To waste away or fail to develop
To pass from an earlier to a later time, from greater to less, from general to particular, etc.
To fade is defined as to become less bright, to grow more faint, less popular, or less strong, or to begin to wither away and disappear.
(Often with up) To note, mark or point out for attention.
To use up or spend without real need, gain, or purpose; squander
To lose strength or power
The definition of clean is not dirty, or sober, or off of drugs, or morally pure.
Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.
To a greater extent or degree:
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
In a strong manner; greatly, severely, vigorously, etc.
Irreversibly lost. Used of energy.
Lacking moral restraint; indulging in sensual pleasures or vices.
Morally unrestrained; dissolute.
The definition of profligate is acting wasteful or spending money too freely.
Luxuriant or profuse
Firm in loyalty:
One who practices sexual perversion.
The definition of a deviant is a person whose behavior is different from those in "normal" society and culture.
A deviant; esp., one whose sexual behavior is deviant
The grant or transfer of authority and/or responsibility to another.
To drop is defined as to fall down, to cause something to fall down to the ground or to become lower or less.
To recover losses, etc.
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