Die Übersetzung von "obscene" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


adjective uk /əbˈsiːn/ us

A offensive, rude, or shocking, usually because of being too obviously related to sex or showing sex

In the raid, police found several boxes of obscene DVDs.
He was jailed for making obscene phone calls (= ones in which unwanted sexual suggestions were made to the listener).

morally wrong, often describing something that is wrong because it is too large

to make obscene profits
The salaries some bankers earn are obscene.
He eats obscene amounts of food.
obscenely adverb uk /-li/ us

(Die Übersetzung von "obscene" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)