Synonym of base

Alternative for base

Noun

The lowest part of something, especially the part on which it rests or is supported
bottom foot foundation stand support bed pedestal rest groundwork basement basis bedrock bridgehead cornerstone foothold footing ground keystone nadir prop root stay substructure underpinning warp floor plinth infrastructure pier seating substratum deepest part lowest part warp and woof rock bottom frame platform understructure bracket mounting seat depths lowest point brace pillar backing rack buttress holder post mount framework structure podium column dais trestle all-time low solid rock underprop pallet setup bedframe bedstead horse beam organization arrangement reinforcement pits shelf rod nether portion trivet tripod depths of despair upright abutment stanchion bedding bulwark shore spur underbuilding stage gird core underside stake fundament pile end organisation rock-bottom belly rock layer guts edge record low lower limits socle piling backbone dado fixture undergirding sawhorse setting subfloor cutwater chock fundamental base position underneath chassis subframe rudiment cradle fundamentals hook groundwall substance basics catafalque pyre resting place the lowest the depths the pits the bottom essentials edifice fabric rudiments ABCs underpinnings pediment skeleton shell armature framing architecture configuration cadre nitty-gritty layer anchor nuts and bolts mound mass heap brass tacks band stratum seam toe rock bed rostrum tribune solid bottom deep solid foundation grandstand case gripper recess bowels counter board bier table staging gantry hold zero pit keel fulcrum depth innermost reaches stave joist stilt rampart scaffold pole trough bathos low-water mark lowest level pilaster device arch rafter back medium truss cantilever shoring stiffener rib peg block timber guide collar flotation means girder bearing sustentation lining lowest ebb low point as low as one can get zero level slough of despond bottom side

Noun

The lower side or face of a geometric construction

Noun

A foundation or starting point for further work
basis foundation core backbone bedrock fundamental heart principle source basics essence institution origin rationale roots theory carrier essential fount fountainhead medium organisation organization root spring vehicle authority infrastructure key principal starting point well head chief constituent important part primary element key component nitty-gritty crux cornerstone nucleus kernel center underpinning centre groundwork nub gist substance centerpiece quintessence pith keystone centrepiece soul ground bottom keynote bottom line mainstay marrow footing warp meat point fundamentals sum lynchpin net pivot warp and woof thrust premise fundamental principle linchpin meat and potatoes essentials nuts and bolts essentiality stuff crown main ingredient focus fundamental point principal element bull's-eye mainspring nexus anchor nubbin hub support quick principal constituent brass tacks chief ingredient main idea sum and substance focal point beginning rudiment axiom significance fundament spine pillar rudiments spirit prop grounding body life principles ABC lifeblood locus central component basic principles point of departure axis guiding principle heart of the matter seat first principle essential part intrinsic nature strength sine qua non rule grassroots rest vital element foundation stone key element preliminaries foundations epicenter spotlight target highlight rules laws cornerstones elements nature stress belly inside gut basic bull's eye forefront showpiece emphasis attraction polestar bones bosom heartstrings first principles axioms grammar epicentre embodiment spinal column vertebrae back ground zero inner space coal and ice rallying point ABCs details central point centre of attention center of attention hot spot ethos being chine alphabet character meaning manifestation staple constitution ground rules crux of the matter element reality fiber grain actuality structure rachis dorsum vertebral column vein quality aspect quiddity form entity animating spirit symbol life force representation realization moving force realisation incarnation moving spirit personification élan vital vital spirit exemplification buttress attribute virtuality burden caliber property timber calibre essentia germ esse fibre fundamental nature basic quality central part bulwark fundamental quality basic characteristic name of game import be-all and end-all standby dependence reliance dependance bastion importance staff supporter upholder stay crutch maintainer sustainer brace postulate law chief support good right arm antecedent explanation background dictum main ingredients

Noun

A place one calls home
home house abode residence pad territory turf dwelling place home ground stamping ground stomping ground neck of the woods habitat dwelling quarters habitation place lodging domicile lodgings digs address seat diggings accommodation rooms hearth roof hearthstone whereabouts location fireside casa joint co-op haunt roost den homestead flat flop sanctuary crib condo hole headquarters apartment place of residence place of habitation crash pad living quarters billet mansion castle shelter housing residency room manor commorancy lodge chambers villa palace dump resort lodging place locality household cabin cottage accommodations site hangout shack condominium pied-à-terre shanty space establishment place to stay hall nest suite ranch tenement settlement range building board setup lodgment lodgement cave dwelling-place hut property camp retreat stately home country house rooming house apartments haven hole in the wall bedsit dorm hideout estate coop layout cot bungalow chalet private residence private house trailer manoir homes domain natural home environment houses place of abode edifice palazzo pile purlieu rack dwellings sheltering quartering manor house neighborhood whare hotel motel bach rendezvous lair boarding house neighbourhood locale box street lean-to cubbyhole patch home plate local hang-out room and board small house gathering place favourite spot flats woning post station barracks cantonment quarter family life sorority fraternity tent inglenook fireplace home sweet home dwelling house places chimney corner nook penthouse legal residence roof over head abiding-place hive burrow terrain vacancy harbouring impressive structure impressive building kennel flophouse pigpen boardinghouse harboring situation accommodation available available accommodation refuge biosphere bullpen pigsty home unit element farm dormitory extended family orphanage hospital meeting place hidey-hole region premises big house unoccupied room spot position point bar watering hole medium niche trysting place clubhouse boarding hunting box shooting lodge shooting box hunting lodge a roof over one's head parking place ancestral home realm venue real estate gaff cover harbour port protection hostel harbor inn locus title realty fount source cradle fountainhead ancestral hall block section natural environment natural habitat where the hat is bachelor apartment number direction manse hacienda bower bothy dacha rondavel grange chateau schloss tower spread beat walk natural territory bed and board bed and breakfast ZIP code box number gîte semi weekender cabana place of business place of origin family seat country seat great house carriage house but and ben but-and-ben holiday home holiday cottage

Noun

The origin of something
cause beginning genesis origin originator root basis creation dawning inception initiation origination preface start begetter beginnings creator starting point foundation fountain maker producer seed wellspring antecedent source motive germ nucleus roots fountainhead fount inducement reason spring inspiration causality causation mainspring provenance generator parent progenitor motivation well agent occasion derivation egg connection principle embryo author determinant ancestry fons et origo provenience springboard horse's mouth birth justification rationale rationalization element ancestor launching pad impulse square one parentage influence mother stock take off point seat seedbed grounds conception footing rootstock presumption rationalisation origins reasons seeds point of departure kickoff kernel heart potential core matrix carrier essence fundamental nub bottom premise potential for inkling suspicion genus species strain make conceit spark concept pretext account excuse groundwork argument factor wherefore bedrock call evidence why whyfor reasoning defence defense supporting evidence launch emergence outset inauguration cradle commencement birthplace dawn font onset etymology head nativity outbreak embarkation radix entrance entry ingress opener alpha introduction forging rise early stages well head early stage git go blast off day one architect initiator father inventor founder designer planner engineer fabricator deviser instigator framer starting place stem prime mover founding father manufacturer bud rudiment instrument driver forerunner builder constructor prime predecessor precursor pedigree history prototype forebear descent genealogy sprig sprout infancy nascence nascency engine etymon mover instituter sire establisher inaugurator institutor folks center centre incipience incipiency authorship home paternity specialist place of origin opening evolution extraction development doer upwelling maternity rising starting well spring generation baseline commencing composer whence it came shaper contriver mastermind draughtsman draftsperson draftswoman artist draughtswoman draftsman master builder substratum rock bottom

Noun

A flat-bottomed boat used as a support for a temporary bridge

Noun

A strong position secured by an army inside enemy territory from which to advance or attack

Noun

A game in which two teams have to chase and capture any opponents running from their home area

Noun

A (usually technical) description of an event or system that is considered to be accurate

Noun

The least or smallest amount or quantity possible, attainable, or required
minimum least lowest depth bottom nadir slightest soupçon atom dab dot gleam grain hair iota jot lower limit margin modicum molecule narrowest particle pittance point scintilla scruple shadow smallest smidgen spark speck trifle whit bottom level lowest level rock bottom bare minimum smallest amount bit shred crumb fragment spot ounce trace tad mite snippet required number hint touch scrap drop pinch minimum number quorum tinge dash suspicion smattering little glimmer tittle ray lick taste morsel smidgeon suggestion streak shade spatter sprinkling splash smidge patch strain degree measure small amount nip smack vestige driblet whisper scantling fraction stim little bit mote scattering granule whiff semblance tatter tiny bit nugget flyspeck dribble fleck snip nubbin intimation tincture footstep nuance breath tiny piece tiny part flicker peanuts dram skosh ace smell slot tang step snap spoor nib record proof element token memento residue inch sliver fig continental whoop syllable hoot rap darn durn minim infinitesimal ghost nucleus piece tiny amount least bit jot or tittle tiniest bit squat diddly bubkes bupkes diddly-squat doodley-squat beans doodly-squat portion trickle droplet dollop sample shaving part chip slice dose chunk lump segment skerrick splinter snatch shard flake sprinkle mouthful inkling undertone share butt stump stub moiety specimen chicken feed spoonful bite extract hunk impression flash billionth shot smitch end small piece parcel excerpt division item section ort soupcon smudge scent paring blob overtone blot some tot sparkle sip sign scoosh any indication sniff scale niggle smithereen small portion stitch small bit small quantity very little bean smear rudiments elements peck jack cut bargain deal buy steal detail corn smatter wisp naught nada amount quantity glob snort couple scatter few handful slip cantlet gob murmur arc spit beam echo relic oval anything nothing small degree glitter glow sampling wink seed drop in the bucket virtually nothing footprint footmark capful toothful smallest part unit faint appearance glimmering glimpse small percentage tiny proportion evidence colouring seasoning flavour flavor squirt thimbleful coloring monkey's few drops pennyworth connotation tinker's curse tinker's cuss brass farthing even a little bit two hoots one bit notion evocation cue wind clue air aura reminder allusion speckle mark stain gobbet mottle blemish blotch dapple splotch pip eyespot pinprick pin defect flaw fault

Noun

Caustic soda

Noun

The rounded portion of a ship's hull, forming a transition between the bottom and the sides

Noun

An individual rule as part of a system of law or religious doctrine
law order statute bill decree regulation rule act enactment command ruling ordinance covenant criterion demand edict resolution canon code commandment constitution dictum formula measure dictate directive injunction motion principle promulgation tenet belief credo creed decalogue diktat direction ethic fiat guideline mandate maxim prescription proclamation pronouncement ratification standard stipulation axiom cause charge convention doctrine foundation fundamental institute instruction notice postulate practice precept prescript pronunciamento requirement writ assize behest bidding bylaw caveat decision decretum divestiture equity exigency garnishment generalisation generalization ground guide mitzvah precedent principium proposal proposition reason reg truth ukase warrant by-law due process kaupapa imperative word rescript truism decretal legislation declaration theorem custom judgement judgment dogma do statement saying aphorism authorization basis authorisation bull announcement firman irade norm model teaching gnome summons apothegm say-so ground rule adage manifesto assumption essence motto byword verity yardstick benchmark apophthegm theory touchstone proverb saw concept example verdict sanction pattern tradition par ideology philosophy barometer gauge archetype etiquette mark bar propriety conviction metric guiding principle form grade device moral Act of Parliament subpoena specification brocard rubric heritage golden rule gage piece of legislation gospel gold standard obligation code of belief article of faith assertion thesis deduction hypothesis project procedure working principle rap charging say moral law preception action ipse dixit enjoinment axioma credence faith affirmation instrument average the word memorandum memo finding decorum the riot act Bible numbers book no-nos parameter accepted truth general truth no-no lemma conjecture keystone message communication amendment clause commitment credit ideal commission median mean chapter and verse standing order local law sentence adjudication legislative document court order rule of thumb creation lawmaking establishment determination doom holding exhortation requisition request gospel truth imposition ultimatum fact authority hest will idea accreditation licence license empowerment delegation ordering exaction dictation call briefing adjuration interdiction notification devoir certainty essential epigram written law petition ineluctability inevitability inevitableness platitude catchphrase watchword sententia slogan consent support permission okay go-ahead draft law proposed act proposed legislation projected law act of parliament usage instrument of government enthymeme cliche epithet commonplace determinant carte blanche green light blank check reality certitude teachings habit protocol formality idealogy testament article opinion bon mot way orthodoxy punctilio conventionality revelation view credenda persuasion tenets treatment medicine preparation drug kawa ceremonial tikanga praxis mores moeurs proven principle accepted behaviour covenance fashion set of principles percept set of beliefs remedy exemplar cure dose mixture paradigm prototype medicament medication test indicator physic medicinal nostrum scale original forescript point of comparison point of reference litmus test wish desire restriction appeal claim ban prohibition embargo plea solicitation invitation application proscription exclusion order veto gagging order interdict restraining order insistence admonition bid imploration supplication legal ruling signal want importunity monition recommendation invocation indent condition provision purchase order dun advice drive choice permit entreaty urging approval endorsement clearance allowance agreement leave sufferance concurrence granting right credentials verification written order dispensation thumbs up prompting guidance task process ordainment nomination appointment suggestion rule of order calling bell cry assignment beck enjoinder information expressed desire recall asking script recipe official sanction warning citation intimation caution hint forewarning prompt cue ask beck and call publication broadcast comment pressure cautionary advice supervision order tip-off high sign public statement need clamour info tattoo enquiry pursuit question must-have impetration clamor prayer counterclaim arrogation suit entreatment detail proviso petitioning intention interrogation inquiry interest pleading beseech security particular big ask papers pledge warranty official document instructions inheritance estate directions legacy bestowal description delineation testimonial passport certificate guarantee credential authentication assent acceptance acquiescence access countenance blessing backing approbation privilege freedom power entitlement exemption prerogative validation confirmation tolerance discretion admission avowal concession liberty acknowledgment condonance impunity blank cheque pass acknowledgement endorsation green-light stamp of approval charter all clear free rein condonation seal OK admittance sanctification rubber stamp latitude run nod seal of approval free hand toleration O.K. say so imprimatur passage

Noun

The small projecting remnant of something that has been cut or broken off or worn away
stump end remnant butt remainder remains stub part piece segment nubbin projection tail end tip dog end fag end end piece oddment vestige leftover fragment scrap residue leftovers dregs bit rump leavings remnants heel odds and ends crust lees particle tag end tail dog-end tag dock root snag short end balance rest excess surplus residuum others trace overspill relic overflow remaining part difference superfluity remaining number extra remaining quantity vestiges number left over those left quantity left over hangover carry-over wreck part left over extra people part that is left over waste additional people garbage number that is left over ruins bottom of barrel salvage extra material additional material refuse additional things extra things what's left wreckage quantity that is left over the rest of overplus junk detritus obverse offcut scourings bits crumbs slops tatter discard offscourings scrapings leaving castoff pieces cutting bits and pieces bits and bobs debris scraps mark orts trash grounds deposit sediment oddments settlings precipitate sign footprint evidence dross rubbish silt sublimate legacy offcuts indication accumulation sludge echo token imprint ghost litter draff track memory shadow grouts clue slag shred mélange overage trail rejects survival suggestion reminder spoor print miscellany jumble particles mishmash patchwork hodgepodge notions sundries rummage novelties knickknacks potpourri melee medley rags assortment motley etcetera olio scum souvenir fragments deposition impression memento scent alluvium record mixed bag sundry items miscellaneous paraphernalia residual this and that notion etceteras loose ends odds and sods recollection hint evocation remembrance intimation reminiscence sweepings dirt deposits allusion overtone cast-offs spoil precipitation settling gook gunk matter solids ground powder footmark footstep snippet sliver castoffs pickings waste material waste paper step groove unused supplies uneaten food portion strip tail ends paw mark hoof mark wake tract off cut last part result part leftover outcome consequence product effect parings sewage shavings filtrate aftermath repercussion end of a line heritage upshot fruit spin-off by-product trophy memorandum remembrancer

Noun

The limit or quantitative point at which an action is triggered

Verb

To situate at a specified place as the center of operations
place post station establish locate garrison instal install position situate deploy set site fix headquarter put plant lodge root park implant assign settle dispose entrench set up put on duty embed stick erect set down stand detail pitch lay billet mount depose seat deposit emplace put in place found build dwell squat reside inhabit enroot ingrain intrench engrain dig in hang one's hat imbed insert impact bury sink inlay bed fix into ensconce ground center centralize moor land arrange domiciliate put down roots centre centralise extend redistribute distribute use range posit utilize spread out implement utilise expand adopt organise array organize display open unfold put out patrol take battle stations fan out set out put into position form front plonk lay out order sequence line up prop nestle align sit sort perch roost marshal line rank marshall space draw up set in order put in order lean rest poise lie orient orientate fix in position posture separate pose shelter space out move apart place at intervals set apart screen lounge cover protect hide shut conceal shield sit down fit curl up hide away ditch snuggle up stash connect furnish put in line place in formation group classify put in set in place systematize settle down fix up build in bed in settle in catalogue tabulate file class categorize catalog regulate index systemize codify methodize regularise systematise standardise normalize plan triage neaten normalise sort out pattern alphabetize straighten out regularize right put to rights categorise streamline adapt adjust put away formalise control regiment standardize manage formalize conduct tidy

Verb

To provide an educational or philosophical foundation for
ground coach instruct train prepare teach tutor educate drill initiate prime school acquaint indoctrinate upskill discipline familiarise familiarize inform introduce predicate rest hang inform about acquaint with familiarize with fill in on make conversant with clue in on clue up on gen up on give the gen about give the low-down on put in the picture about inculcate brainwash break in enlighten put someone through their paces exercise lesson advise implant imbue brief instill edify condition instil sharpen practise give lessons to practice work over lick into shape plant tell apprise program programme verse convince guide direct influence illuminate counsel propagandize lecture rehearse mould propagandise lead pilot hone develop break clue in fill in update rear wise up accustom mold din something into give lessons drum into break down make fit work out walk through get into shape whip into shape tune up groom season notify mentor fit improve ready equip cultivate qualify shape harden inure tame demonstrate something to put through the mill show the ropes care for make something clear to put through the grind make ready nurture impart relate to announce to impart to clarify communicate form catechize communicate to make knowledgeable make conversant let know re-educate persuade proselytize equip with pound into polish up open eyes improve mind give a grounding in give the facts teach school clue up put wise send word to radicalize put in the picture habituate fanaticize proselytise radicalise extremize hip clear steer disclose reveal level catch up engineer give lessons in keep posted break it to foster show warm up raise breed get ready look after parent bring up provide for support take care of mother better uplift elevate explain tend nurse nourish study prep give instruction to hypnotize mature tailor give pointers work give information to set up compel manipulate order illume inspire illumine help loosen up demonstrate adapt shepherd set hypnotise clue organize brace break someone in let in on give advice to cherish get set give counsel to give counselling to give direction to give someone hints make suggestions to give someone tips make recommendations to lay it out for organise give instruction be responsible for the education of attend to provide regiment din drill into hammer into arm promote cram bring someone up spar advance empower manage give character socialise socialize make suitable stretch shadowbox impress upon civilize homeschool civilise watch over pull one's coat feed raise youngster get into condition limber up give instructions expound describe explicate point out toughen up shape up get used to provender supervise temper age acclimatize bolster back nursle teach information labor labour strain endow mellow do aid enable facilitate ripen toughen orient sponsor give the lowdown give the low-down supply with facts gen up give somebody the lowdown suit anneal moderate mitigate make experienced illustrate orientate present climatize acclimate acclimatise learn show the way to explain things to put through grind put through mill knock up do exercises prime in train in instruct in make aware of teach about drill in school in coach in tutor in ground in caution preach protect fix give counsel give advice give counselling give guidance give direction demonstrate to make clear poise plan give hints give directions keep your hand in arrange go through one's paces offer opinions offer suggestions make recommendations give tips lay fortify anticipate forearm give someone an idea allow make plans for arm oneself put together gird up one's loins make up lay out pave the way fit out make provision adjust take steps make preparations take precautions take measures make provision for guard forearm oneself contrive make arrangements make plans be prepared lay the groundwork

Verb

To start or establish
create establish form found institute launch start authorise authorize build constitute enact initiate instal install legislate organise organize set up bring about inaugurate lay foundation predicate ratify secure set down station build up corroborate decree erect lodge place plant domiciliate get something going get something moving get something working implant inculcate invest kick something off lay the foundations of moor originate put in place begin introduce open commence formulate pioneer develop incorporate usher in start up bring into existence kick-start bring into being assemble construct innovate produce instigate make kick off actualize put together get going effect design devise engineer materialize forge craft fashion compose catalyze author throw together machinate effectuate catalyse give rise to fabricate open up induct hatch materialise father start off bring to pass knock together knock up embark on put something in place structure activate lay mastermind lay the first stone of float lay the cornerstone of sow the seeds of set out execute get something off the ground set about make a start on get something functioning set in place set in motion generate affect set realise put in motion realize mould cast rig shape piece render exercise do mold germinate engender invent revolutionize issue spearhead modernize contrive come out with discover cook up turn out conceive concoct draw up conceive of bring on knock off start out modernise throw up put up revolutionise ring in lead crystallize kickoff transpire crystallise

Verb

To provide housing or accommodation for
encamp accommodate lodge house board quarter shelter harbor bunk domicile room billet harbour roof bestow chamber instal install place camp settle bivouac position put up take in make room for provide with accommodation provide shelter for give accommodation to give a bed to rent station provide accommodation for give someone a roof over their head entertain receive contain stay live dwell reside take inhabit set up camp post sojourn cater for nest sleep canton crash provide lodging for refuge provide a roof over someone's head hang out be quartered be domiciled have rooms provide refuge set up camp out locate garrison berth feed stow keep bed make space for provide with a place to work give shelter to provide with a place to sleep pitch a tent roost let crash give lodging domiciliate establish hold perch make welcome provide accommodation accommodate guest fit provision be settled have one's residence have your home be housed have your home in be billeted have one's home provide give accommodation give a roof to afford find a bed for put a roof over someone's head bear have room for have space for have beds for be big enough for have capacity for abide squat stop park occupy hostel dwell in live in lodge in be domiciled in take up residence stay in be settled in have lodgings be a resident of stay over have digs be a lodger take lodgings bide in sojourn in take a room hole up bide rest remain tarry linger stick around hang around wait reside in stay put tenant nestle endure continue hang hover hang round sit tight hang on hang about hold the fort wait around stay on hold on persist stop over take up residence in be established in be present establish oneself ensconce holiday visit vacation vacay be last populate sit pause stand prevail lie exist stick people possess be accommodated delay have as your home be established keep on keep house put down roots be an inhabitant of settle in abide in be ensconced in make your home in establish yourself be left stay behind set up home in make one's home have one's home in bunk out make camp cling hold over hang one's hat tent provide beds for loiter inhere pitch tent await dally hang out in hang one's hat in have taken up residence in have established oneself in halt indwell bedwell spend some time break outstay lag stop off remain behind sweat it out stay out put down roots in set up home emigrate to hang up one's hat go to live in make one's home in become domiciled in go to live set up housekeeping in move to take root set up house break one's journey own maintain be in residence make your home pervade be the tenant of permeate ensconce oneself in establish oneself in ensconce yourself in be in command move into use establish yourself in be in residence in have a break relax be found be located be set take it easy put your feet up take a break be situated be positioned be sited are be perched

Adjective

Without moral principles
sordid ignoble vile immoral improper bad cheap contemptible despicable evil foul iniquitous shoddy sinful squalid unscrupulous vulgar wicked wretched wrong corrupt depraved disreputable ignominious low tawdry unprincipled unsavory unsavoury unseemly debased degenerate dishonest dishonourable dissolute mean reprobate scandalous shameful abject abominable currish detestable dirty discreditable dishonorable execrable humble infamous menial nasty paltry petty servile slavish snide abhorrent disgusting coarse common disgraceful indelicate loathsome lowly offensive pitiful plebeian poor sleazy sorry trashy ugly low-minded worthless low-down villainous vicious heinous reprehensible nefarious rotten odious shabby hateful scurvy monstrous atrocious shocking beastly deplorable horrible shady diabolical crooked unethical unworthy unpleasant degraded criminal cruel fiendish perverted dastardly outrageous flagitious obscene dark appalling dreadful debauched miserable lousy unlawful egregious warped malicious revolting unrighteous black shameless terrible barbarous ungodly unspeakable obnoxious dissipated indecent repugnant abandoned awful unfair perverse wanton gross degrading underhand profligate wrongful impure brutal lewd deceitful malevolent distasteful unclean horrid decadent rascally unwholesome repulsive disagreeable murderous inhuman sick repellent devious unholy untrustworthy pitiable stinking scoundrelly devilish objectionable hellish uncharitable infernal inferior unconscionable knavish rakish ratty scungy treacherous underhanded libertine demoralized brutish savage low-life scummy ruthless bent seedy profane nauseating ghastly blameworthy pathetic miscreant licentious roguish blasphemous grubby heartless sickening intolerable amoral hideous loose demoralised dodgy sad diabolic jackleg rakehell rakehelly black-hearted morally wrong louche illegal filthy opprobrious impious bestial unforgivable lamentable sadistic no-good beyond the pale notorious unkind spiteful seamy inglorious corrupted irreligious not cricket beggarly dismal merciless lame sacrilegious horrendous gruesome barbaric inhumane illicit brute unbecoming sinister fallen beyond contempt lower-class inexcusable God-awful fraudulent lawless ordinary malfeasant rude deceptive scabby noisome noxious yucky baseborn horrifying frightful godless grievous damnable crude truculent skanky proletarian culpable slimy callous illegitimate satanic demonic lowborn good-for-nothing lascivious uncouth lumpen prole accursed malignant cowardly sly sneaking lecherous woeful sneaky maleficent boorish peccable cruddy unwashed cheating perfidious disgustful loathly venal felonious grisly libidinous sick-making shifty yucko butcherly crass putrid unrespectable shy harsh double-dealing churlish recreant scrubby ungentlemanly mean-spirited two-faced unfriendly piteous despisable off-color heartbreaking unjust distressing ferocious distressed nauseous undignified intemperate modest Machiavellian inappropriate unhealthy unacceptable insufferable meager questionable off-putting inelegant inconsiderate bogging mercenary meagre slummy threadbare prurient mournful unrefined scruffy grungy lustful carnal rancid vitiated bloodthirsty pitiless repellant fulsome subservient scuzzy crummy demeaning grotty dumpy rundown tatty ill-natured flagrant humiliating indefensible grovelling unsuitable ornery groveling traitorous inequitable disdainable exceptionable fierce thoughtless unbefitting low-born erring irreverent unregenerate rueful heartrending caitiff pervy peasant unvirtuous low-grade swinish indictable malign harrowing mediocre unpalatable remorseless graceless promiscuous dislikeable unreliable cutthroat catty subordinate conscienceless sullied tainted crafty lying undesirable no-account faithless slippery afflicted joyless cheerless tearful suffering sorrowful comfortless insalubrious simple immodest vice-ridden pernicious tacky incorrigible hostile surly meek obscure scheming godawful small dilapidated guilty unchaste grody hurtful naughty unassuming bad-tempered ill-tempered injurious poisonous defiled hateable smutty indecorous obsequious mangy vindictive unfeeling displeasing salacious selfish cold-blooded hard-hearted self-seeking unfortunate censurable uncultured blamable despiteful virulent two-timing double-crossing run-down shaming broken-down debasing neglected tumbledown tatterdemalion timeworn run down Janus-faced down at heel false grim humdrum bombed-out moth-eaten beat-up dog-eared down-at-the-heels down-at-heel dirty rotten lesser lowlife insignificant down and dirty moving affecting blackguardly touching suspect undistinguished dubious suspicious cunning unchivalrous retrograde bad-hearted feral ferine guileful cursed nightmarish minor conniving meanspirited disloyal unfaithful mischievous deviant facinorous sleazoid outcast compassionate stirring arousing commiserative plain rough unfitting deceiving retrogressive crabbed measly unpardonable disrespectful low-ranking unpretentious lawbreaking uncivil unmannerly macabre terrific grewsome horrific lurid nightmare no good harmful dire dangerous loutish prejudiced arrant inconsistent incompatible impolite twisted exploitative unnatural duplicitous demoniac Mephistophelian rancorous wrathful delinquent tragic discourteous untrue drunken middling second-rate hated narrow-minded ungenerous little calamitous basic cussed sicko kinky adverse disastrous desperate ungracious unconscientious prejudicial abusive senseless slick dingy out of place unprepossessing intolerant ignorant wayward deleterious risqué ill-mannered creepy hairy fast baneful animal average blameful ruthful invidious fickle miserly bigoted inconstant uncaring substandard annoying out of keeping doleful gut-wrenching bawdy revulsive unbearable bad-mannered wild abysmal cantankerous skeezy X-rated low-class gentle mild aberrant ill-humoured uncivilised uncivilized ill-humored submissive dutiful docile self-indulgent limp double-faced mundane errant declassed evil-minded prosaic contemptuous unpolished withdrawing reverential false-hearted everyday cast down retiring disdainful doggish merciful useless embarrassing inadequate hardened craven abnormal glaring ill-famed transgressing furtive wrongdoing shiftless ruffianly ill-reputed unprofessional base-minded shadowy reproachful avaricious thievish vulgarised vulgarized feckless incompetent disingenuous detested execrated unsightly violent unskilled slipshod calculated covetous poxy funny iffy despised peccant abased scurrilous low-status boring casuistic lubricious implacable piggish gluttonous irrational heathen pagan non-theistic atheistic abominated loathed abhorred hateworthy tricky dishonoured disorderly under-the-table condemnable bribable unladylike dull routine reviled ribald of bad reputation scabrous shrewish incorrect unaccommodating dishonored against the law preposterous pornographic maggot cheapening morbid ominous stingy natty praetorian stop-at-nothing dirty-dealing mercentary fishy gloomy humiliated dejected deferent hangdog self-effacing gut-churning icky beneath contempt below contempt whorish pixieish scampish arch puckish pixy prankish tricksy impish pixie leprechaunish waggish elvish ridiculous foolish good-for-naught no-count meritless bloody dislikable vomitous forbidding tyrannical inexorable chronic derogatory unlettered damaging lowering infra dig belittling mortifying impoverished destitute pill pesky pestiferous heel unsporting insupportable homicidal fell nocuous baleful saturnalian commonplace venomous detrimental ill amiss demeritorious sinning vengeful fawning wolfish unjustifiable regrettable sanguinary wounding needy poverty-stricken frolicsome wily in bad untoward unceremonious disparaging scrofulous scornful in poor taste cacodemonic degenerated ramshackle treasonous designing calculating irreverential secular unhallowed unblessed unsanctified unconsecrated contaminated faulty untamed insubordinate sycophantic in low esteem in the doghouse timid weak fearful sarcastic shrewd unsportsmanly unsportsmanlike of easy virtue bedraggled tattered worn-out unkempt decrepit untidy rickety insensitive vomit-inducing lacking dignity beneath you biased very bad bad news two-bit limited brusque oafish morose hedonic undependable contradictory opposed blue-collar low-rent penniless beggared indigent demeaned sinking flatitious failing averse antipathetic inimical rebarbative antagonistic discriminatory sullen low-bred concupiscent unrestrained riotous incongruous restricted tasteless explicit against opposite alien extrinsic counter extraneous unconformable different unfitted foreign tedious obeisant animalistic subhuman unloyal betraying Punic penurious impecunious indulgent raffish flagitous ill-gotten partisan insidious truthless snake in the grass misleading ungallant ill-bred beneath undeserving sybaritic swinging unconstrained voluptuary out of order below the belt beneath your dignity brash lowbrow tactless insulting in opposition needful broke down-and-out famished skint pauperized dirt-poor necessitous coldhearted unsympathetic deteriorated violated easy open discriminating partial unequal ineligible against the rules physical bodily hypocritical classless cloddish clownish dirty-minded fast-living suggestive not nice deprived hard up unfitting to valueless nothing unmerited unsuitable for unfit improper to inappropriate to in the fast lane night owl fast and loose lacking restraint in the gutter gone bad pleasure-seeking gone to the dogs high living weighted distorted unwarranted slanted preferential coloured mendacious colloquial derisive raunchy unsettling affronting vilifying vituperative unutterable out of character unbecoming to unsound insincere unthinking instinctive mindless secondary second-class undue unbalanced loaded uneven arbitrary untruthful defrauding treasonable sparse not good enough out of character with deficient not deserving not 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Obscene or offensive in nature
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