amoralist amoralist

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who adheres to the doctrine that ordinary moral distinctions are invalid

Usage(s):

  1. The 18th century's most dedicated amoralist tells tall tales of his libertine youth.
  2. She wants the doctor to cure her husband, a brilliant painter and incorrigible amoralista liar, cadger and thief in practical matters.
  3. His 1937 bestselling novel stingingly chronicled the rise of a Manhattan Garment District amoralist named Harry Bogen who was sharper than a Seventh Avenue lapel.
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