Usage examples for debauchery

  1. It was held that the day of emancipation would be one of riot and debauchery and that even the lives of the planters would be endangered. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. A life of reckless debauchery and robbery ends with Hemp. – Early English Meals and Manners by Various
  3. Not to fall short of the inexorable policy of the committee, he gave way to unheard of excesses; he mingled debauchery with extermination; he had the guillotine always in his presence, and called it holy. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet