Definition of immoral
: not moral; broadly : conflicting with generally or traditionally held moral principles
immorallyplay \(ˌ)i(m)-ˈmȯr-ə-lē, -ˈmär-\ adverb
Examples of immoral in a Sentence
Don't condemn her: there was nothing immoral about what she did.
It was immoral of her to tell lies like that.
Recent Examples of immoral from the Web
Richards pleaded guilty to child rape and communication with a minor for immoral purposes.
Eduardo Lugo, a student at the City University of New York who helped organize the demonstration, called the deal immoral.
Had I ever been asked to do something unethical, immoral, or . . .
What’s moral and what’s immoral these days, and where is the dividing line?
To keep Geter from receiving this job, let alone firing him, is immoral.
Five of the pieces assert that file-sharing is unequivocally immoral.
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Definition of immoral for English Language Learners
: not morally good or right : morally evil or wrong
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