Synonyms of obscene in English:

obscene


See definition of obscene

adjective

1‘obscene literature’

SYNONYMS

pornographic, indecent, salacious, smutty, X-rated, lewd, rude, dirty, filthy, vulgar, foul, coarse, crude, gross, vile, nasty, disgusting, offensive, shameless, immoral, improper, immodest, impure, indecorous, indelicate, unwholesome, scabrous, off colour, lubricious, risqué, ribald, bawdy, suggestive, titillating, racy, erotic, carnal, sensual, sexy, lascivious, lecherous, licentious, libidinous, goatish, degenerate, depraved, amoral, debauched, dissolute, prurient

scatological, profane

informal blue, porn, porno, raunchy, sick

British informal near the knuckle, fruity, saucy

euphemistic adult

rare ithyphallic, Fescennine, Cyprian

ANTONYMS

pure, decent

2‘it was the most obscene crime he had ever encountered’

SYNONYMS

shocking, scandalous, vile, foul, atrocious, outrageous, heinous, wicked, evil, odious, abhorrent, abominable, disgusting, hideous, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, repellent, obnoxious, offensive, objectionable, loathsome, hateful, nauseating, sickening, awful, dreadful, terrible, frightful, ghastly

archaic disgustful, loathly