Despicable vs Immoral - What's the difference?

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Despicable is a related term of immoral.


As adjectives the difference between despicable and immoral

is that despicable is fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless while immoral is not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law.

despicable

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless
  • Synonyms

    * (l) * mean * vile

    Antonyms

    * honorable

    immoral

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law.
  • Usage notes

    * Said of people, deeds, groups, traditions, or practices.

    Synonyms

    * wicked * unjust * dishonest * vicious * licentious

    Antonyms

    * moral