Definition of foulness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfaʊlnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfaʊlnəs//
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  1. 1the fact of being very unpleasant or rude; something that is very unpleasant or rude The air was heavy with the stink of damp and foulness.
  2. 2(literary) the fact of being very evil or cruel