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mo·ral·i·ty

morality

 
 
pronunciation:
m rae lih ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: moralities
definition 1: inner beliefs about what is right and what is wrong that make one choose the path of right behavior.
She wanted to lie to protect herself, but her morality prevented her from doing it.
synonyms:
uprightness
antonyms:
corruption
similar words:
character, goodness, integrity, principle, virtue
definition 2: general beliefs concerning what is right or wrong.
When it is right to fight is a question of morality.
synonyms:
principles
similar words:
doctrine, morals, standards, values
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