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debauchery Line breaks: de¦bauch|ery
Pronunciation: /dɪˈbɔːtʃ(ə)ri/

Definition of debauchery in English:


[mass noun]
Excessive indulgence in sex, alcohol, or drugs.
Example sentences
  • A long weekend at the seaside means drinking, drugging & general debauchery, yes?
  • For many young men, this would be a licence to indulge in debauchery, but Richie was a sensitive soul.
  • Stag and hen nights have become weekends and even whole weeks of debauchery and indulgence.
dissipation, dissoluteness, degeneracy, corruption, vice, turpitude, depravity, loucheness, rakishness, libertinism, immodesty, indecency, perversion, shamelessness, iniquity, wickedness, sinfulness, sinning, impropriety, lack of morals, lack of principles, immorality, impurity, unchastity, lasciviousness, salaciousness, lechery, lecherousness, lewdness, bawdiness, lust, lustfulness, libidinousness, licentiousness, promiscuity, wantonness, abandonment, abandon, profligacy, decadence, immoderateness, intemperance, lack of restraint, indulgence, self-indulgence, pleasure-seeking, hedonism, sybaritism
rare voluptuousness, concupiscence, lubricity, salacity
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