|1.||[ adjective ] not adhering to ethical or moral principles|
|Synonyms:||dishonorable dishonourable unethical base|
"base and unpatriotic motives" "a base, degrading way of life" "cheating is dishonorable" "they considered colonialism immoral" "unethical practices in handling public funds"
|2.||[ adjective ] violating principles of right and wrong|
|Related terms:||moral amoral disgraceful scrofulous debauched evil wicked unchaste unrighteous morality|
|3.||[ adjective ] morally unprincipled|
|4.||[ adjective ] characterized by wickedness or immorality|
"led a very bad life"
|5.||[ adjective ] marked by immorality; deviating from what is considered right or proper or good|
|Synonyms:||perverse perverted reprobate depraved|
"depraved criminals" "a perverted sense of loyalty" "the reprobate conduct of a gambling aristocrat"