Definition of depravity
1 : a corrupt act or practice
2 : the quality or state of being depraved
Examples of depravity in a sentence
He was sinking into a life of utter depravity.
People were shocked by the depravity of her actions.
First Known Use of depravity
DEPRAVITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of depravity for English Language Learners
: a very evil quality or way of behaving
: an evil or immoral act
Legal Definition of depravity
1 : the quality or state of being depraved
2 : a corrupt act or practice
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