degenerous

Degenerous

De*gen"er*ous\, a. [L. degener. See Degenerate.] Degenerate; base. [Obs.] "Degenerous passions." --Dryden. "Degenerous practices." --South.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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