Hess concludes, “the vilest [online] communications are still disproportionately lobbed at women.”
I don't think, Frank, you can imagine the horror I feel in reference to that vilest of human beings.
I know personally one of them, who is a Scrooge, and of the vilest.
That innocent familiarity turned my blood as if it had been the vilest insult that a man could offer me.
He's a member of the vilest crowd of the whole lot, and he's there night after night.'
Can I sit thus tamely, and hear my dead father accused of the vilest crimes?
You're at the mercy of the vilest wretch that's got an ounce of gold in his filthy poke.
In what does Nyssia now differ from the most shameless hetaira, from the vilest of courtesans?
While the lamp holds out to burn, The vilest rebel may return.
I know I was unworthy of the floor I walked on, and vilest of the vile in my own eyes.
early 13c. (implied in vilety), from Anglo-French and Old French vile, from Latin vilis "cheap, worthless, base, common," of unknown origin. Related: Vilely.