depravity; wickedness; extreme moral badness
The judge said in his ruling that because of the murderer's exceptional turpitude he was sentencing him to life in prison with no possibility of parole.
turpis (vile, physically ugly, base, unsightly, morally ugly, scandalous, shameful) (Latin)
TAPORI ATTITUDE. I hpe nw its easy turpitude = turbid attitude so a depraved act. TURPITUDE and RECTITUDE are rhyming words with opposite meanings. Turpitude refers to wickedness while Rectitude refers to correctness of behavior, upright and honest. The first word that comes with my association with TURPITUDE is TORPEDO. torpedo is similar as it is destructive too