Improbity definition

ĭm-prōbĭ-tē
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Lack of probity; dishonesty.
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Lack of probity; dishonesty.
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A lack of probity, honesty or integrity.
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Origin of improbity

  • Middle English improbite shameless persistence from Old French dishonesty from Latin improbitās from improbus dishonest in- not in–1 probus honest, good per1 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • im- +‎ probity

    From Wiktionary