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Definition of the adjective dissolute
What does dissolute mean as an attribute of a noun?
- unrestrained by convention or morality
Alternative definition of the adjective dissolute
- Unrestrained by morality.
- Recklessly abandoned to sensual pleasures.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for dissolute
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London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
DISSOLUTE, adj. Fr. dissolu; Italian, r Dis'solutely, adv. Span. and Port. disso-" Dis'solute N Ess, n.s. (luto ; Lat. dissolutus, Dissolu'tion. from dis and solvere, solutus, to loose. Unrestrained by law or morals; debauched; luxurious. Dissolution is ...
by Maurice Waite
dissolute /diss-uh-loot/ adj. indulging in immoral activities. dissolution n. 1 the formal closing down or ending of an assembly or agreement. 2 the action of dissolving or decomposing.
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1849)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
Dissolute ; wild ; lewd. Raker, ralcur, «. One who rakes. Raking, raiting, part. a. That rakes, as a raking fire. In Architecture, applied to any member whose arrises lie inclined to the horizon ; — s. the act of using a rake ; the space of ground raked ...
by Thomas Sheridan
A wild, worthless, dissolute, debauched fellow. RAKE HELLY, 13'ke-hély. a. Wild, dissolute. RAKISH, rā'ke-ish. a. Loose, lewd, dissolute. To RALLY, rål'-ly. v. a. To put disordered or dispersed forces into ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
DISSOLUTE adj. [dissoLtru, Lat.] Loose ; •Mtaa ; unrestrained j dissolved in pleasures} lux- L-iiu>; debauched. — A guut huge and tatl. Who him disarmed, dissolute, disinay'd, l'.awsres surpriz'd. Fairy Sateen. Such (Land in narrow lanes, And ...
To which is Added, a Concise Classical Dictionary by Robert Sullivan
a wild, dissolute fellow, a roue". Rakehell, s. a rake : a. wild, dissolute. Ra'ker, s. one that rakes. Ra'kish, a. loose, lewd, dissolute.
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Video shows what dissolute means. Unrestrained by morality.. Recklessly abandoned to sensual pleasures.. Dissolute Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...
- Straight "A" Vocab - Learn Vocabulary from a Pirate - Dissolute
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Scrabble value of D2I1S1S1O1L1U1T1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine