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Definition of Vile

Vile

  1. Low; base; worthless; mean; despicable.
  2. Morally base or impure; depraved by sin; hateful; in the sight of God and men; sinful; wicked; bad.

Vile Quotations

The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is of all things most shameful and vile.
Plato

There is no work, however vile or sordid, that does not glisten before God.
John Calvin

I despise formal restaurants. I find all of that formality to be very base and vile. I would much rather eat potato chips on the sidewalk.
Werner Herzog

The mass, whether it be a crowd or an army, is vile.
Benito Mussolini

A surging, seething, murmuring crowd of beings that are human only in name, for to the eye and ear they seem naught but savage creatures, animated by vile passions and by the lust of vengeance and of hate.
Emma Orczy
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Vile Translations

vile in Dutch is laaghartig, laag, gemeen, infaam
vile in German is wertlos, gemein
vile in Italian is infame
vile in Spanish is terrero
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