Definition of "immoral" []

  • Contrary to established moral principles. (adjective)
  • Transgressing accepted moral rules; corrupt (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Sexually dissolute; profligate or promiscuous (adjective)
  • Unscrupulous or unethical (adjective)
  • Tending to corrupt or resulting from corruption (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "immoral" in a sentence
  • "Obama for dedicating a month to what she called the immoral behavior, that would be Gay pride month."
  • "ROBERTS: The big legal point here is this idea that he gave her a train ticket, brought her down from New York, interstate trafficking in women for what they call immoral purposes."
  • "Pope Benedict XVI is urging catholic pharmacists not to fill prescriptions that have what he calls immoral purposes."