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"vile" in British English

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vileadjective

uk   us   /vaɪl/
vilely
adverb uk   us   /ˈvaɪl.li/
vileness
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈvaɪl.nəs/
(Definition of vile from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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vileadjective

 us   /vɑɪl/
evil or ​disgusting: He ​responded with the vilest ​languageimaginable. Vile also ​means very ​bad or ​unpleasant: a vile ​mood/​temper
(Definition of vile from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vile”
in Spanish vil, despreciable, infame…
in Vietnamese đê tiện, kinh tởm…
in Malaysian keji…
in Thai เลวทราม…
in French abominable…
in German scheußlich…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邪恶的, 卑鄙的, 可耻的…
in Turkish çok kötü, berbat, pis…
in Russian отвратительный, подлый…
in Indonesian menjijikkan, kejam…
in Chinese (Traditional) 邪惡的, 卑鄙的, 可恥的…
in Polish wstrętny, podły…
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