Part of speech:
Given to the use of vulgar, coarse, or abusive language.
Characterized by or constituting slander
Characterized by improper or wrongful use:
Used in reference to an utterance, to indicate that it is false and harmful to the reputation of another.
The definition of pejorative is having a negative or belittling effect.
Using, containing, or marked by harshly critical or irate language.
The definition of spiteful is someone who purposely does harm to another.
Having or exhibiting ill will; wishing harm to others; malicious.
Full of hatred.
Causing scandal; offensive to a sense of decency or shocking to the moral feelings of the community; shameful
The definition of vulgar is something that is in poor taste, that lacks in sophistication, that is rude or unrefined, or that is associated with the masses.
Offensive to the senses or sensibilities; repulsive; disgusting
The definition of ignoble is capable of base or mean behavior.
The definition of ignominious is something that is contemptible or degrading, or that makes you deserving of public shame.
Lacking integrity; unprincipled.
The definition of base is something that forms a foundation.
The definition of odious is something that is extremely unpleasant or hated.
The definition of atrocious is something evil, cruel or absolutely horrible.
Inspiring or deserving abhorrence or scorn.
Having the nature of or resulting from malice; deliberately harmful; spiteful:
Highly unpleasant; disagreeable; very bad
Of or pertaining to ill will.
Outrageously evil or wicked; abominable
The definition of outrageous is someone or something that is not in good taste, violent or extremely unusual.
Highly offensive; indecent or distasteful.
Very inferior; of poorest quality
Feeling or showing appreciation
Generally warm, approachable and easy to relate with in character.
Used in the House of Commons as a title of respect when speaking of another member.
(Sports) Of or relating to a team having possession of a ball or puck:
Bringing or causing shame or disgrace; disgraceful
Deserving of contempt or scorn; vile.
Widely but unfavorably known or talked about
Filled with or showing scorn or contempt
1822, T. Creevey, Reminiscences, 28 Jul:
Paying or containing a compliment; expressing courtesy, respect, admiration, or praise
Attractive or good-looking; that makes one look good.
The definition of disreputable is lacking respectability or shabby.
Designed or used for carrying out a hostile or aggressive attack
Of, relating to, or characterized by verbal abuse
Meriting or causing shame or dishonor
The definition of black is covered in darkness or having no light.
(Now Rare) Without glory; not famous; little-known
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