What does the word vile mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Vileness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Vilely.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Shamefully wicked; sinful.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Mean; objectionable; disgusting.

Usage examples for vile

  1. Here Sidonia grew quite indignant- what could she know of a vile witch- wench? – Sidonia The Sorceress V1 by William Mienhold
  2. Did you ever read a story about one that wasn't vile and cruel and often tried to leave the helpless children in the woods to be devoured by wolves? – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  3. Jake was only too glad to find some one else to vent his vile temper upon. – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards