vility

noun
vil·​i·​ty | \ ˈvilətē \
plural -es

Definition of vility

1 archaic : vileness, baseness
2 obsolete : lowness of estate or value

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History and Etymology for vility

Middle English vilite, from Middle French vilité, from Latin vilitat-, vilitas cheapness, baseness, vileness, from vilis cheap, base, vile + -itat-, -itas -ity

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“Vility.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vility. Accessed 4 Jun. 2020.

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