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depraved

[ dih-preyvd ]
/ dɪˈpreɪvd /
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adjective
corrupt, wicked, or perverted.
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Origin of depraved

First recorded in 1585–95; deprave + -ed2

synonym study for depraved

See immoral.

OTHER WORDS FROM depraved

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH depraved

depraved , deprived
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How to use depraved in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for depraved

depraved
/ (dɪˈpreɪvd) /

adjective
morally bad or debased; corrupt; perverted

Derived forms of depraved

depravedness (dɪˈpreɪvɪdnɪs), noun
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