Debauchment
Debauchment De*bauch"ment, n. The act of corrupting; the act of seducing from virtue or duty. [1913 Webster]

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  • debauchment — noun The act of debauching or corrupting; the act of seducing from virtue or duty. Syn: debasement …   Wiktionary

  • debauchment — n. act of corrupting, act of debauching; act of seducing from virtue or duty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • debauchment — A debauching or being debauched; sometimes defined as seduction. Reutkemeier v Nolte, 179 Iowa 342, 161 NW 290 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • debauchment — noun ( s) Etymology: French débauchement, from Middle French debauchement, from debaucher to debauch + ment 1. obsolete : the action of debauching 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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