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immoralism

[ih-mawr-uh-liz-uh m, ih-mor-]
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noun Philosophy.
  1. indifference toward or opposition to conventional morality.
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Origin of immoralism

First recorded in 1905–10; immoral + -ism
Related formsim·mor·al·ist, noun
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Historical Examples

  • As he became an atheist from religion, so did he become an immoralist from morality.

    Friedrich Nietzsche

    Georg Brandes

  • What traps they laid for the heedless conversationalist, for the traditional moralist—or immoralist!

  • Shaw shows himself an "immoralist" only in the sense that he attacks jejune, vicious pseudo-morals now existent.

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    Richard Burton


British Dictionary definitions for immoralist

immoralist

noun
  1. a person who advocates or practises immorality
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