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8.
a person beyond the pale of respectability. a person devoid of any desirable qualities.
AKA as a low life, beg bug, dirt bag, worm
A degenerate, does not have the words please and thank you in their vocabulary.
A degenerate gets out of a warm bed DOESN'T even take a shower (for days at a time)
and takes a bus (in 10 degree weather) during a Blizzard to go bet on horses with money
that was suppose to be for their kids school books.
by derbytilson February 16, 2014
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9.
1. (verb) get worse
2. (noun) drunken loser
3. (noun) AFFECTIONATE TERM FOR A FRIEND WHO SMOKES A LOT OF WEED JUST LIKE YOU DO & WOULDN'T TURN DOWN A BEER EITHER, NOW THAT YOU MENTION IT.
(This last definition is important but nobody else mentions it)
3.
Stoner #1 (entering room): Whoah, you been doin' bong hits the whole time I was gone?
Stoner #2: Yeah, I needed an eye-opener, man.
Stoner #1: You degenerate!
Stoner #2: You're the degenerate!
Stoner #1: I know, man. We're BOTH degenerates.
(They slap each other five affectionately.)
by Fatty Brown January 23, 2011
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10.
a once pejorative term to refer to people of low status/education/station/etc, it is now a term used by societal rejects and social misfits to call themselves
some examples of people that proudly call themselves degenerates:
goths
metalheads
rivetheads
punks (the original true punks, not the modern day excuses for punks)
DJ: HOW ARE MY F---ING DEGENERATES DOING TONIGHT?!
Club: (screams and cheers)
by superblah September 03, 2011
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11.
Simply put it, a person who just doesn't give a fuck.
Deng he went to the party by himself without fear of social backlash he will ultimately receive. What a degenerate.
by OMGjudelaw October 25, 2010
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12.
rosie o'donnell is this word... also known as a idiot
"rosie o'donnell is degenerate" - Trump
by lexiblue32 January 06, 2007
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13.
joe pesci explains it beatifully in casino you fucken degenerate
bad gambler you fucken degenerate
by sam mirabile January 26, 2006
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14.
A degenerate is a person who resides in the shit-hole town of Sparta, NC.
That boy Donnie McWatters is such a fucking degenerate, he'll never leave this town.
by biggg sexxxy July 06, 2009
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