immorality immorality  /ˌɪ mə ˈræ lɪ ti/


  1. (n) the quality of not being in accord with standards of right or good conduct
  2. (n) morally objectionable behavior



  1. In a climactic, triumphant effort to squelch Catholicism on Aryan soil he threw all the immorality trials into the courts at the same time.
  2. In a spasm of puritanism, the police had decided to enforce a 70-year-old law against immorality.
  3. At the lowest level, the attacks consist of nothing more than innuendoes that the teachers involved are degenerates eager to seduce youngsters into a life of blatant immorality.


  1. Daniel Akin

    Baptist Press Stories for Jul. 1 2013 --------------------------------------- Loss of 19 firemen in Arizona prompts chaplains' deployment Request to halt Calif. gay marriages denied Can the church flourish in a culture that embraces sexual immorality? Moore, others ...
    on July 2, 2013     Source:

  2. Letter: Church must speak against immorality

    In response to the letter, “Church should join the 21st century,” it is the church’s mission to teach. It is the obligation of bishops, priests, religious and laity to teach and speak out against immorality.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Buffalo News


  1. "The fact is I am guilty of sexual immorality. And I take responsibility for the entire problem," Haggard wrote.
    on Nov 15, 2006 By: Ted Haggard Source: The Jackson Citizen-Patriot

  2. "This is an enduring lesson - this isn't just a history lesson - for judges including of course justices of our Supreme Court to be humble, because Chief Justice Taney was anything but humble," Starr said. "Quite apart from its immorality as...
    on Apr 7, 2007 By: Kenneth Starr Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "This grand achievement happened under conditions in which some in the world with immorality and misbehavior did not fulfill their promises," Ahmadinejad said. "They signed contracts to provide equipment and spare parts but ...... some of the...
    on Mar 13, 2009 By: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Source: Reuters

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