Impurity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Impurity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ impurity
impurity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ uncleanness
uncleanness
&c.(filth) 653
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ immodesty
immodesty
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ grossness
grossness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ indelicacy
indelicacy
indecency
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ impudicity
impudicity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ obscenity
obscenity
ribaldry
Fescennine
smut
bawdry
double entente
equivoque
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ concupiscence
concupiscence
lust
carnality
flesh
salacity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ pruriency
pruriency
lechery
lasciviency
lubricity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Sadism
Sadism
sapphism
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ incontinence
incontinence
intrigue
faux pas
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ amour
amour
amourette
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ gallantry
gallantry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ debauchery
debauchery
libertinish
libertinage
fornication
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ liaison
liaison
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ wenching
wenching
venery
dissipation
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ seduction
seduction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ defloration
defloration
defilement
abuse
violation
rape
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ incest
incest
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ social evil
social evil
harlotry
stupration
whoredom
concubinage
cuckoldom
adultery
advoutry
crim
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ con
con
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ free love
free love
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ seraglio
seraglio
harem
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ brothel
brothel
bagnio
stew
bawdyhouse
lupanar
house of ill fame
bordel
PARAG:Impurity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be impure
be impure
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ intrigue
intrigue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ debauch
debauch
defile
seduce
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ prostitute
prostitute
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ abuse
abuse
violate
deflower
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ commit adultery
commit adultery
&c.->N.
PARAG:Impurity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impure
impure
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unclean
unclean
&c.(dirty) 653
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ not to be mentioned to ears polite
not to be mentioned to ears polite
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ immodest
immodest
shameless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ indecorous
indecorous
indelicate
indecent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Fescennine
Fescennine
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ loose
loose
risquΓ
coarse
gross
broad
free
equivocal
smutty
fulsome
ribald
obscene
bawdy
pornographic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ concupiscent
concupiscent
prurient
lickerish
rampant
lustful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ carnal
carnal
carnal-minded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ lewd
lewd
lascivious
lecherous
libidinous
erotic
ruttish
salacious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ Paphian
Paphian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ voluptuous
voluptuous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ goatish
goatish
must
musty
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unchaste
unchaste
light
wanton
licentious
debauched
dissolute
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ of loose character
of loose character
of easy virtue
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ frail
frail
gay
riggish
incontinent
meretricious
rakish
gallant
dissipated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ no better than she should be
no better than she should be
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ on the town
on the town
on the streets
on the pave
on the loose
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ adulterous
adulterous
incestuous
bestial

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • impurity — (n.) mid 15c., thing which makes or is impure; c.1500, fact or quality of being impure, from M.Fr. impurité, from impur (see IMPURE (Cf. impure)). Related: Impurities …   Etymology dictionary

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  • impurity — [im pyoor′ə tē] n. [OFr impurité < L impuritas] 1. the state or quality of being impure 2. pl. impurities an impure thing or element …   English World dictionary

  • Impurity — For other uses, see Impurity (disambiguation). Impurities are substances inside a confined amount of liquid, gas, or solid, which differ from the chemical composition of the material or compound. Impurities are either naturally occurring or added …   Wikipedia

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  • impurity — noun 1) the impurity of the cast iron Syn: adulteration, debasement, degradation, corruption; contamination, pollution 2) the impurities in beer Syn: contaminant, pollutant, foreign body, foreign matter; dross …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • impurity — noun /ɪmˈpjɝɪti,ɪmˈpjuɹɪti/ a) The condition of being impure; because of contamination, pollution, adulteration or insufficient purification. Even animals in the Jewish system cause impurity only when they are dead …   Wiktionary

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