rotten to the core

Definition of rotten to the core

of a person

  1. :  very bad or dishonest

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  having rotted :  putrid

    :  morally corrupt

    :  extremely unpleasant or inferior

  1. :  to an extreme degree

  1. :  a central and often foundational part usually distinct from the enveloping part by a difference in nature : such as

    :  the usually inedible central part of some fruits (as a pineapple)

    :  the papery or leathery carpels composing the ripened ovary in a pome fruit (as an apple)

  1. :  to remove a core (see 1core 1a) from

  1. :  a group of people

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capable of being understood in two ways

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