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  1. de·prav·i·ty
    IPA[dəˈpravədē]
  2. noun

    • 1. moral corruption; wickedness:

      a tale of wickedness and depravity
    • 2. a wicked or morally corrupt act.

    • 3. the innate corruption of human nature, due to original sin.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: depravity, plural noun: depravities

    • noun

      moral corruption; wickedness:

      the innate corruption of human nature, due to original sin.

    • noun

      the Calvinist doctrine that human nature is thoroughly corrupt and sinful as a result of the Fall.
    • noun

      the Calvinist doctrine that human nature is thoroughly corrupt and sinful as a result of the Fall.
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