obscenity definition

  • noun:
    • hawaii or quality of being obscene.
    • Indecency, lewdness, or offensiveness in behavior, expression, or appearance.
    • One thing, such as for example a word, work, or appearance, which indecent or lewd.
    • A Thing That is unpleasant or repulsive toward sensory faculties: "What had as soon as already been a gentle hill covered with lush grass converted into a brown obscenity of bare planet and smokeā€ ( Tom Clancy).
    • a thing that is obscene.
    • An act of obscene behaviour.
    • particularly, an offensive term; a profanity; a dirty word.
    • The characteristics which make anything obscene; lewdness, indecency, or unpleasant behavior.
    • That quality in terms or things that presents something offensive to chastity or purity of brain; obscene or impure lanquage or acts; moral impurity; lewdness; obsceneness.
    • their state or character of being obscene; impurity or indecency in action, phrase, or representation: licentiousness; lewdness.
    • the trait of acting in an obscene way
    • an offensive or indecent term or expression
    • an obscene act

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