Degeneracy and Profligacy


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Degeneracy noun – A change to a lower state or level.
Profligacy and degeneracy are semantically related in corruption topic. In some cases you can use "Profligacy" instead a noun "Degeneracy".
Nearby Words: degenerate, degeneration, degenerative, degenerately
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Profligacy noun – Immoral conduct or practices harmful or offensive to society.
Usage example: a religious leader who railed against the profligacy of the nation's decadent aristocrats

Degeneracy and profligacy are semantically related in immorality topic. You can use "Degeneracy" instead a noun "Profligacy".
Nearby Word: profligate
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