Definition of vice-ridden in English:
1(Of a place) having a high incidence of activity involving prostitution, pornography, or drugs: a vice-ridden hub for violent suburban youths
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- Their open soliciting had earned London the reputation, admitted even by the government, of being one of the most viceridden cities in the world.
- A thinly disguised autobiography, it tears into British society, examining class, religion, loveless families, and vice-ridden public schools.
- The need to escape the overcrowded and vice-ridden "Tenderloin" district prompted many ambitious black families to seek accommodations in Harlem.
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