Adjective(1) designed to incite to indecency or lust(2) offensive to the mind(3) suggestive of or tending to moral looseness
(1) If only she could express it without employing obscene moral parallels.(2) Some women might like their men to talk dirty but this was obscene filth.(3) The court said obscene material should be judged by local standards.(4) Any local band can apply to play a set on stage, but organisers are warning acts that obscene lyrics and lewd behaviour are out of the question.(5) I palmed the offending items into a napkin and slipped the obscene bundle into my trouser pocket for disposal later.(6) The principal explanation lies in the obscene moral inversion of victim culture.(7) Every day, he says, children would hurl obscene and offensive abuse at teachers.(8) It may be said that this movie is crude, profane, and even obscene at times - but so is war.(9) It becomes the vehicle for corporate branding of the most vulgar sort and it encourages waste on an obscene scale.(10) Mr Danby suggests rules which include deleting mail containing obscene , racist or offensive material.(11) As each news bulletin heralds an upwards revision of long past obscene totals, alternative conclusions are easy to avoid.(12) It also facilitates adults with a sexual interest in children to view obscene material and trade it.(13) They had already beaten up and name-called other boys from his school, and subjected girls to obscene sexual innuendo.(14) It is considered rude, even obscene in Japan, Greece, Spain and some South American states.(15) Football chants are cruel, obscene , offensive, sometimes downright sick and often very funny.(16) The obscene inequalities of wealth dividing rich and poor nations must be reduced.
(1) obscene language :: onwelvoeglike taal
2. shocking ::
3. lewd ::
4. repugnant ::
1. clean ::
2. decent ::
3. wholesome ::
Different Formsobscene, obscenely
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