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Ethical

Pronunciation of Ethical
/ˈɛθɪkə͡l/, /ˈɛθɪkə‍l/, /ˈɛ_θ_ɪ_k_əl/

Antonyms for ethical:

dishonest, corrupt, evil, wrong, vile, sinful, wicked, lying, fraudulent, untruthful, unethical, unrespectable, base, unrighteous, unfair, deceptive.

Synonyms for ethical:

Sense 1

fair, moralistic, morally, pristine, clean-living, religious, unblemished, unimpeachable, principled, conformist, right-thinking, spotless, right-minded.

Sense 2

incapable, elevated, rightful, wholesome, unworldly.

Sense 3

properly, lofty.

Sense 4

savory.

Sense 5

innocent.

Sense 6

proper, correct.

honest

incorruptible.

honorable

upright.

principled

scrupulous.

Other synonyms and related words:

fair, moralistic, elevated, savory, nice, honourable, spotless, clean-living, innocent, upright, conscionable, right-minded, pristine, religious, scrupulous, unimpeachable, wholesome, morally, unblemished, correct, right, properly, rightful, straight, principled, incorruptible, just, true, proper, conscientious.

decent (adjective)

nice, moral, worthy, trustworthy, pure, spotless, unblemished.

elevated (adjective)

high-minded, elevated, lofty, righteous.

equitable (adjective)

rightful, candid.

ethical (adjective)

elevated, right, right-minded, noble, just, upstanding, straight, honorable, clean, conscientious, correct, proper, decent, fair, respectable, upright, good, moralistic, virtuous, principled, honest.

good (adjective)

estimable, blameless, guiltless, uncorrupted, innocent.

honest (adjective)

scrupulous, frank, sincere, true, straightforward.

honorable (adjective)

truthful.

just (adjective)

right.

reliable (adjective)

trustworthy.

reputable (adjective)

honorable.

rightful (adjective)

moralistic, rightful.

truthful (adjective)

truthful, honest, candid, earnest, honorable, trustworthy, straightforward, sincere, factual, frank.

virtuous (adjective)

decent, uncorrupted, faultless, righteous, guiltless, valorous, high-minded, clean, blameless, good, virtuous, upstanding, unsullied, estimable, worthy, angelical, heroic, pure, creditable, Taintless, moral, unspotted, noble, respectable, honorable.

Sense 1 (noun)

correct.

Sense 2 (noun)

proper, principled, right, rightful, right-minded.

ethical (noun)

honorable, honourable, moral.

humane (noun)

upright.

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