debauchery debauchery  /də ˈbɔ tʃə ri/


  • (n) a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity


  • The debauchery of the times was reflected in the movies that were being turned out day in and day out.


  1. No hangover, no problem: Plenty to do in Sin City without sinning

    Sin City is often celebrated for debauchery and excess, but there's plenty to do in Las Vegas without breaking the law or the bank.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Omaha World-Herald

  2. Review: End of times are good times in 'This Is the End'

    'This Is the End' is raunchy, rollicking and righteously funny. A key word there is righteously, because despite all debauchery and dirty talk, 'This Is the End' is actually something of a morality play.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Detroit News

  3. Calling All Bar-Hoppers: SI Hunts For The Nation's Best Sports Bars

    If there’s two things we love, it’s sports and booze — and not always in that order. So when the idea of embarking on a hunt for the greatest, most debauchery-filled, most unfathomably awesome sports bars was kicked around the SI offices, it was a no-brainer.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated


  1. "The word 'debauchery' comes up an awful lot," Richards, 66, said with a sly chuckle. "Drugs did too - there was quite a bit of that. But when you're making a record, you're totally focused on that. You don't really consider what else is...
    on May 14, 2010 By: Keith Richards Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "There's gonna be a lot of debauchery and a lot of crazy happenings," McCoy says.
    on Oct 23, 2007 By: Travis McCoy Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. Recalling the first time he watched a Fincher film, Brad said: "It was after this night of utter debauchery in Mexico in 1992, I watched Alien 3. I remember walking out of the theatre thinking, 'OK, that was not what I expected. That wasn't a...
    on Nov 28, 2008 By: Brad Pitt Source: Tonight

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