Synonyms for baseness

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The Athenians, we may believe, had been tainted by the baseness of their confederates.

Has what he has said of me, Madam, convinced you of Mr. Lovelace's baseness?

But their baseness lies in their privacy, not in their publicity.

Besides that I should know it to be hopeless, I should know it to be a baseness.

Clement could not thoroughly believe in the baseness of the woman he had trusted.

Upon the line of baseness,—the deserter is placed next to the traitor.

There was an epidemic of baseness over the land, and but few escaped the contagion.

She had not yet grasped the baseness of what he had thought and done.

For the baseness of the soul consists in not being pure and sincere.

Mr. Ezra Gold is a person who would not stop at any act of baseness or cruelty.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, from base (adj.) + -ness.

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