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Definitioncomplete immorality or evilness
- I had turned loose into the world a depraved wretch, whose delight was in carnage and misery;Chapter 7 (58% in)
depraved = completely immoral or evil
- "We do also, unfortunately," replied my father, "for indeed I had rather have been for ever ignorant than have discovered so much depravity and ungratitude in one I valued so highly."Chapter 7 (88% in)
- Everybody believed that poor girl to be guilty; and if she could have committed the crime for which she suffered, assuredly she would have been the most depraved of human creatures.Chapter 9 (50% in)
There are no more uses of "depravity" in Frankenstein.
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