[ih-mawr-uh l, ih-mor-] /ɪˈmɔr əl, ɪˈmɒr-/

violating principles; not conforming to the patterns of conduct usually accepted or established as consistent with principles of personal and social ethics.
licentious or lascivious.
transgressing accepted moral rules; corrupt
sexually dissolute; profligate or promiscuous
unscrupulous or unethical: immoral trading
tending to corrupt or resulting from corruption: an immoral film, immoral earnings

1650s, from assimilated form of in- (1) “not” + moral (adj.). Related: Immorally.


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