To better see all uses of the word
dissolute
in
The Idiot
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
dissolute
Used In
The Idiot
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Since their visit to Gania’s home, Rogojin’s followers had been increased by two new recruits—a dissolute old man, the hero of some ancient scandal, and a retired sub-lieutenant.
  • He had tried hundreds of times to overcome the dissolute habits which he had contracted of late years.

  • There are no more uses of "dissolute" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • He mentioned that he had not been to New York since the late 1930s and that, if anything, the city appeared more Babylonian in its dissolute wealth than ever.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • She still surrounded herself with the cynical aura of a dissolute past.
    James Patterson  --  1st to Die

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading