obscene definition

  • adjective:
    • Offensive to accepted standards of decency or modesty.
    • Inciting lustful thoughts; lewd.
    • Repulsive; disgusting: "The way he writes about the disease that killed her is simply obscene” ( Michael Korda).
    • Therefore huge in quantity regarding be objectionable or extravagant: "local merchants in nearby shops have hammered by stratospheric rents and obscene fees” ( Joe Queenan).
    • Offensive to existing standards of decency or morality
    • Lewd or lustful
    • Disgusting or repulsive
    • Beyond all explanation
    • Liable to deprave or corrupt
    • Offensive to chastity or modesty; articulating or presenting to your head or view something that delicacy, purity, and decency forbid is exposed; impure
    • Foul; fifthy; disgusting.
    • Inauspicious; ill-omened.
    • designed to incite to indecency or lust
    • suggestive of or maintaining ethical looseness
    • offensive towards head
  • others:
    • Inauspicious; ill-omened.
    • Offensive to the senses; repulsive; disgusting; foul; filthy.
    • Offensive to modesty and decency; impure; unchaste; indecent: lewd: as, obscene actions or language; obscene photographs.
    • Synonyms Immodest, ribald, gross.

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