KJV Dictionary Definition: rotten


ROTTEN, a. rot'n.

1. Putrid; carious; decomposed by the natural process of decay; as a rotten plank.

2. Not firm or trusty; unsound; defective in principle; treacherous; deceitful.

3. Defective in substance; not sound or hard.

4. Fetid; ill smelling.


ROT'TENNESS, n. State of being decayed or putrid; cariousness; putrefaction; unsoundness.