DEBAUCH's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of debauch
Definition:
v. corrupt; seduce from virtue
Example:
Did Socrates' teachings lead the young men of Athens to be virtuous citizens, or did they debauch the young men, causing them to question the customs of their fathers?
Sentence in Classic:
The very prospect of beer which my expected coming had opened to him had proved too much, and he had begun too early on his expected debauch.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
This bit of forest might have appeared to an ethereal wanderer as a scene of the result of some frightful debauch.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane Context
These rogues, whom I had picked up, debauched my other men, and they all formed a conspiracy to seize the ship, and secure me; which they did one morning, rushing into my cabin, and binding me hand and foot, threatening to throw me overboard, if I offered to stir.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
If, at that period of her existence, Cosette had fallen in love with a man in the least unscrupulous or debauched, she would have been lost; for there are generous natures which yield themselves, and Cosette was one of them.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The black vote that still remained was not trained and educated, but further debauched by open and unblushing bribery, or force and fraud; until the Negro voter was thoroughly inoculated with the idea that politics was a method of private gain by disreputable means.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
This procession was so long that when the first vehicle reached the barrier, the last was barely debauching from the boulevard.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
But they gazed at her so expectantly when she flickered past that she was reconvinced that in their debauches of respectability they had lost the power of play as well as the power of impersonal thought.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context