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libertine

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of libertine

  1. having or showing lowered moral character or standards <his libertine sister had got caught up in the urban drug scene and had died of an overdose> Synonyms debased, debauched, decadent, degenerate, degraded, demoralized, depraved, dissipated, dissolute, jackleg, corrupt, loose, perverse, perverted, rakehell (or rakehelly), rakish, reprobate, sick, unclean, unwholesome, warpedRelated Words bent [chiefly British], crooked, cutthroat, dishonest, unethical, unprincipled, unscrupulous; contaminated, spoiled, tainted; bad, evil, immoral, iniquitous, miscreant, nefarious, sinful, vicious, wickedNear Antonyms incorruptible; ethical, honest, principled; good, moral, righteous, virtuousAntonyms pure, uncorrupt, uncorrupted




libertine

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of libertine

  1. a person who has sunk below the normal moral standard <the legend of Don Juan depicts him as a playboy and libertine> Synonyms backslider, debauchee, debaucher, decadent, deviate, degenerate, perv, pervert, profligate, rake, rakehell, ripRelated Words bankrupt, delinquent, derelict, incorrigible; blackguard, cad, heel, knave, miscreant, rascal, reprobate, rogue, scoundrel, villain; lecher, playboy, playgirl, satyrNear Antonyms saint




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