etymologeek.com > English > Vice
Disambiguation: select the word vice by clicking on it:
WORD LANGUAGE DEFINITION
vice English (Noun) (legal) Any of various crimes related (depending on jurisdiction) to prostitution, pornography, gambling, alcohol, or drugs.. A bad habit.. A defect in the temper or behaviour of a horse, such [...](legal) Any of various crimes related (depending on jurisdiction) to prostitution, pornography, gambling, alcohol, or drugs.. A bad habit.. A defect in the temper or behaviour of a horse, such [...]
vice English (Verb Noun) To hold or squeeze with a vice, or as if with a vice. (architecture) A winding or spiral staircase.. (obsolete) A grip or grasp.. A mechanical screw apparatus used for clamping or holding (also [...]To hold or squeeze with a vice, or as if with a vice. (architecture) A winding or spiral staircase.. (obsolete) A grip or grasp.. A mechanical screw apparatus used for clamping or holding (also [...]
vice English (Preposition Adjective) Instead of, in place of In place of; subordinate to; designating a person below another in rank.Instead of, in place of In place of; subordinate to; designating a person below another in rank.

You may also click to search the word vice in all languages instead of just in English.