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Example sentences for turpitude

The coolness and reflection with which this act was managed and concerted, raises its enormity and blackens its turpitude.
If there was turpitude in that twisted soul, it was well-concealed, hidden behind a wall of pranks and movie-star glamour.
In this context, degeneracy connotes a peculiar quantum mechanical state of matter, rather than a state of moral turpitude.
Also, a second crime involving moral turpitude that is expunged is still considered a conviction.

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