Definitions of sordid:
  • adjective:   meanly avaricious and mercenary
    Example: "Sordid avarice"
  • adjective:   unethical or dishonest
    Example: "A sordid political campaign"
  • adjective:   foul and run-down and repulsive
    Example: "Sordid shantytowns"
  • adjective:   morally degraded
    Example: "The sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils- James Joyce"

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