Translation of "immoral" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ɪˈmɒr.əl/ US  /-ˈmɑːr-/

not within society's standards of acceptable, honest and moral behaviour; morally wrong

an immoral act 不道德的举动
immoral behaviour 不道德的行为
It's an immoral tax, because the poor will pay relatively more. 这是不道德的税收,因为穷人相对要付出更多。
→ Compare amoral , moral adjective
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. 如果被判有罪,她可能会因靠卖淫为生坐5年牢。
immorally uk us /ɪˈmɒr.əl.i/ US  /-ˈmɑːr-/ adverb
immorality uk us /ˌɪm.əˈræl.ə.ti/ US  /-ɑːˈræl.ə.t̬i/ noun [ U ]

(Translation of “immoral” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)