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Origin of dissolute
OTHER WORDS FROM dissolutedis·so·lute·ly, adverbdis·so·lute·ness, nounun·dis·so·lute, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH dissolutedesolate, dissolute
Words nearby dissolute
Example sentences from the Web for dissolute
On his execution, state media accused Jang of leading a "dissolute, depraved life" and running up £6.4 million in gambling debts.The Women Behind the Throne in North Korea's 'Empire of Horror'|The Telegraph|December 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was the more dissolute, the heavier drinker, and lesser writer, very much the junior partner in an ostentatious double act.
Even if they do not manage to take and hold power, they are examples of the dissolute lives that sons of dictators often lead.
He caused his mother sorrow, by a dissolute life and by forcible inroads on the maternal purse.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
Another notices that had she been dissolute, she would have preferred the liberty of remaining a widow.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer
A true daughter of an artist, of a genial and dissolute artist, thoroughly in the romantic tradition, as was Sebastien Ruys.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
How would the young and dissolute monarch look upon the claims of Rhode Island?A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene
He had seized upon the government and gained over a vast number of the most dissolute and discontented spirits to his side.The Devil-Tree of El Dorado|Frank Aubrey