Difficult Words :
Ubiquitous and Turpitude
Difficult Words : Ubiquitous and Turpitude
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Turpitude (TUR pi TOOD) n: shameful wickedness, depravity
Larry was sacked by his boss because of a flagrant act of turpitude. He slept with the boss's wife.
Ubiquitous (yoo BIK wi tus) adj: being everywhere at the same time
The new beer commercial was ubiquitous. It seemed to be on every television channel at once.
Personal computers, once a rarity, have become ubiquitous.
To be ubiquitous is to be characterized by ubiquity.
The ubiquity of fast-food restaurants is one of the more depressing features of American culture.
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