Definition of "turpitude"
  1. A term used to describe conduct that is inherently wicked, immoral or dishonest
How to use "turpitude" in a sentence
  1. Her attorney argued that her past actions did not show any signs of turpitude.
  2. The candidate's moral turpitude was exposed in the media, causing a drop in his popularity.
  3. The court may deny citizenship if they find a person guilty of moral turpitude.

Provide Feedback
Browse Our Legal Dictionary
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z