Definition of debauch
1a archaic : to make disloyalb : to seduce from chastity notorious for debauching young women
2a : to lead away from virtue or excellence debauched by ambition factory methods … debauched Victorian design — Country Lifeb : to corrupt by intemperance or sensuality debauched poets a debauched society
Examples of debauch in a Sentence
the long stay on a tropical isle had debauched the ship's crew to the point where they no longer acted liked naval professionals
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Hot Springs was a wild town in those days—a spa for rich northerners, a debauch of illegal gambling, fancy nightclubs, and the Oaklawn racetrack.
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