Immoral vs Recidivous - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between immoral and recidivous
is that immoral
is not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law while recidivous
is prone to relapse into immoral or antisocial behavior.
Not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law.
* Said of people, deeds, groups, traditions, or practices.
Prone to relapse into immoral or antisocial behavior.
* 1970 , Hugo Adolf Bernatzik, Akha and Miao , p 336 [http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=TDtwAAAAMAAJ&q=recidivous&dq=recidivous&lr=&pgis=1]:
Recurring (of a disease or another medical problem).
* 2002 , F. Hagenmüller, M. P. Manns, H. G. Musmann, Medical Imaging in Gastroenterology and Hepatology , p 72 [http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=EiyIxc_gNvEC&pg=PA72&dq=recidivous&lr=]
- Recidivous thieves, on the other hand, must expect corporal punishment, which is meted out in addition to fines in money or goods.
- In principle, resection of liver metastases is indicated when an extrahepatic recidivous occurrence or a second tumour is excluded.