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( Adjective )

He was acting in
base motives.


1. Corrupt

2. Shameful

3. Mean

4. Sordid

5. Low

6. Dishonorable

7. Vile

Contextual Examples:

Corrupt practices among the government officials are being investigated by a special commission appointed for the purpose.

It is
shameful that even few decades after Independence, the poverty has not been eradicated in South Africa.

mean the landlords in India behaved to exploit the poor people as the bonded labors!


1. Above-board

2. Pure

3. Honored

4. Esteemed

5. Noble

6. Exalted

7. Lofty

Contextual Examples:

Most of the officers today are
above-board but a few corrupt ones spoil the purity of the administration.

Honored are those who render selfless services to their countrymen.

Hindustan Times is one of the
esteemed dailies in India.

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