den of iniquity

noun phrase

: a place where immoral or illegal things are done
the club's reputation as a den of iniquity

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Recent Examples on the Web Sparafucile’s den of iniquity—both generically impoverished, though the latter has a bar setup in the center. Heidi Waleson, WSJ, 3 Jan. 2022

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“Den of iniquity.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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