baseness

  • 1Baseness — Base ness, n. The quality or condition of being base; degradation; vileness. [1913 Webster] I once did hold it a baseness to write fair. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2baseness — index abuse (corrupt practice), bad character, corruption, degradation, delinquency (misconduct), discredit, disgrace …

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  • 3baseness — 1550s, from BASE (Cf. base) (adj.) + NESS (Cf. ness) …

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  • 4baseness — Ⅰ. base [1] ► NOUN 1) the lowest part or edge of something, especially the part on which it rests. 2) a foundation, support, or starting point: the town s economic base collapsed. 3) the main place where a person works or stays. 4) a centre of… …

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  • 5baseness — noun see base III …

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  • 6baseness — See basely. * * * …

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  • 7baseness — noun a) The quality or condition of being base. b) The quality of being unworthy to hold virtues or value. Syn: amorality, crass, depravity Ant: honor …

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  • 8baseness — Synonyms and related words: abjectness, abominability, abominableness, arrantness, atrociousness, awfulness, badness, beastliness, beggarliness, bestiality, brutality, chicanery, coarseness, commonness, commonplaceness, contemptibility,… …

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  • 9baseness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. meanness, debasement, degeneracy; see evil 1 , meanness 1 , rudeness …

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  • 10baseness — base·ness || beɪsnɪs n. lowness, meanness, ignobility …

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  • 11baseness — n. 1. Meanness, despicableness, contemptibleness, abasement, worthlessness, abjectness. 2. Disgrace, ignominy, infamy, shame, dishonor, turpitude, villany, perfidy …

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  • 12baseness — n 1. vileness, meanness, lowness, viciousness, badness; sordidness, ignobility, foulness, sinisterness, darkness, black heartedness; balefulness, dread fulness, direness, direfulness, grimness; malice, maleficence, invidiousness; wickedness,… …

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  • 13baseness — base·ness …

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  • 14baseness — noun unworthiness by virtue of lacking higher values • Syn: ↑sordidness, ↑contemptibility, ↑despicableness, ↑despicability • Derivationally related forms: ↑despicable (for: ↑despicability) …

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  • 15moral turpitude — Baseness, vileness, or depravity in the private and social duties which a man owes to his fellowmen or to society in general. Huff v Anderson, 212 Ga 32, 90 SE2d 329, 52 ALR2d 1310; Re Henry, 15 Idaho 755, 99 P 1054; State v Malusky, 59 ND 501,… …

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  • 17turpitude — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. depravity, baseness, wickedness. See impurity. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. baseness, vileness, depravity; see evil 1 , 2 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) n. [TUR pi TOOD] depravity,… …

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  • 18turpitude — /tarpat(y)uwd/ In its ordinary sense, inherent baseness or vileness of principle or action; shameful wickedness; depravity. In its legal sense, everything done contrary to justice, honesty, modesty, or good morals. An action showing gross… …

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  • 19dirty — I. adjective (dirtier; est) Date: 14th century 1. a. not clean or pure < dirty clothes > b. likely to befoul or defile with dirt < dirty jobs > c. contaminated with infecting organisms < dirty wounds …

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  • 20Islam and antisemitism — Part of a series on Criticism of Islam Issues Antisemitism&#160; …

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