Origin of vice1
Definition for vice (2 of 5)
noun, verb (used with object), viced, vic·ing.
Definition for vice (3 of 5)
Origin of vice3
Definition for vice (4 of 5)
verb (used with object), vised, vis·ing.
Origin of vise
Related formsvise·like, adjective
Definition for vice (5 of 5)
Origin of vice-
Examples from the Web for vice
With Vice, that was an example of you keeping yourself interested too, right?‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS|Marlow Stern|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Alexander Stephens, vice president of the Confederacy, summed up the Southern attitude in his 1861 Cornerstone Speech.Steve Scalise Shows There’s a Fine Line Between Confederate & Southern|Lloyd Green|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Vice President Joe Biden spoke, followed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, then Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos|Michael Daly|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Wilson famously said “what was good for our country was good for General Motors, and vice versa.”
In doing so, the vice president delighted the audience with a personal anecdote from his childhood as Joey Biden.
The sources of misery in life are many: vice is one of the surest.The Life of Friedrich Schiller|Thomas Carlyle
The vice president in charge of programs dropped into the 205studio that afternoon and watched them work for over an hour.Janet Hardy in Radio City|Ruthe S. Wheeler
Augustine was a wild youth, sunk in vice, and a violent opposer of religion.A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females|Harvey Newcomb
Spending money on a farm is like other forms of vice,—hated, then tolerated, then embraced.The Fat of the Land|John Williams Streeter
He was generous towards his aged parents; was deeply imbued with a sense of religion, and was the foe of vice in every form.
British Dictionary definitions for vice (1 of 6)
Derived Formsviceless, adjective
Word Origin for vice
British Dictionary definitions for vice (2 of 6)
often US vise
Derived Formsvicelike or US viselike, adjective
Word Origin for vice
British Dictionary definitions for vice (3 of 6)
- (prenominal) serving in the place of or as a deputy for
- (in combination)viceroy