Definition of turpitude in English:

turpitude

Line breaks: tur¦pi|tude
Pronunciation: /ˈtəːpɪtjuːd
 
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noun

[mass noun] formal

Origin

late 15th century: from French, or from Latin turpitudo, from turpis 'disgraceful, base'.

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