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immoral

adjective uk   /ɪˈmɒr.əl/  us   /-ˈmɑːr-/
B2 morally wrong, or outside society's standards of acceptable, honest, and moral behaviour: an immoral act immoral behaviour It's an immoral tax, because the poor will pay relatively more. immoral earnings money earned from prostitution (= having sex in exchange for money): If convicted, she could be jailed for five years for living off immoral earnings.
immorally
adverb uk   us   /-i/
immorality
noun [U] uk   /ˌɪm.əˈræl.ə.ti/  us   /-ɑːˈræl.ə.t̬i/
Translations of “immoral”
in Arabic فاسِق, فاجِر, لا أخلاقي…
in Korean 부도덕한…
in Malaysian tidak bermoral…
in French immoral…
in Turkish ahlâka aykırı, ahlâksız, edebsiz…
in Italian immorale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不道德的, 道德敗壞的…
in Russian безнравственный…
in Polish niemoralny…
in Vietnamese trái đạo đức…
in Spanish inmoral…
in Portuguese imoral…
in Thai ซึ่งผิดทำนองคลองธรรม…
in German unmoralisch…
in Catalan immoral…
in Japanese 道徳に反する…
in Indonesian tak bermoral…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不道德的, 道德败坏的…
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