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vice1 British & World English

Immoral or wicked behaviour

vice2 British & World English

As a substitute for

vice3 British & World English

A metal tool with movable jaws which are used to hold an object firmly in place while work is done on it, typically attached to a workbench

vice4 British & World English

Short for vice president, vice admiral, etc.

vice- British & World English

Acting as deputy or substitute for; next in rank

vice English Thesaurus

people may be driven to vice by cruel social circumstances

vice ring British & World English

A group of criminals involved in organizing illegal prostitution

vice-ridden British & World English

(Of a place) having a high incidence of activity involving prostitution, pornography, or drugs

vice squad British & World English

A department or division of a police force that enforces laws against prostitution, drug abuse, illegal gambling, etc.

vice versa British & World English

With the main items in the preceding statement the other way round

vice versa English Thesaurus

dancers can teach actors a lot and vice versa

vice admiral British & World English

A high rank of naval officer, above rear admiral and below admiral

vice anglais British & World English

A vice considered characteristic of the English, especially the use of corporal punishment for the purpose of sexual stimulation

vice admiral New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(two words, capitals in titles; abbreviation VA)

vice chairman New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(two words, capitals in titles; abbreviation VC)

pro hac vice British & World English

For or on this occasion only

vice chancellor British & World English

A deputy chancellor, especially one of a British university who discharges most of its administrative duties

vice president British & World English

An official or executive ranking below and deputizing for a president

vice president New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(two words, capitals in titles; abbreviation VP)

vice chamberlain British & World English

A deputy chamberlain, especially (in the UK) the deputy of the Lord Chamberlain

air vice-marshal British & World English

A high rank of officer in the RAF, above air commodore and below air marshal

pro-vice-chancellor British & World English

An assistant or deputy vice chancellor of a university

stable vice in vice1 British & World English

A bad or neurotic habit of stabled horses, typically arising as a result of boredom

viceregal British & World English

Relating to a viceroy

viceroyalty British & World English

The office, position, or authority of a viceroy

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