Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    Contrary to public welfare; against public morals. See 112 Ga. 426, 52 L. R. A. 271, 37 S. E. 729.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Contrary to good morals; inconsistent with the rules and principles of morality which regard men as living in a community, and which are necessary for the public welfare, order, and decency.
    —Immoral consideration. One contrary to good morals, and therefore invalid. Co.ntracts based upon an immoral consideration are generally void.
    —Immoral contracts. Contracts founded upon considerations contra bonot more are void.