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baseness Line breaks: base|ness
Pronunciation: /ˈbeɪsnəs/

Definition of baseness in English:


[mass noun]
Lack of moral principles; bad character: the baseness of human nature
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  • There is no beast in the animal kingdom with the same capacity for baseness, for depravity and degradation as our lower classes sometimes display.
  • Ndibe infuses his work with traditional African values, sayings and beliefs that brilliantly parallel the baseness of a corrupt modern state on the brink of ruin.
  • Her hero's commitment to a vision of honorable politics is clearly out of place in a context of political corruption, baseness, and compromise.
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