Pronunciation of Ethical
/ˈɛθɪkə͡l/, /ˈɛθɪkəl/, /ˈɛ_θ_ɪ_k_əl/
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Synonyms for ethical:
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, 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)
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for ethical:
- I would likewise invite the Western historical and ethical student to the study of chivalry in the Japan of the present. - "Bushido, the Soul of Japan", Inazo NitobÃ©.
- I was not sorry to see this triumph of the artistic over the ethical sympathy. - "Reviews", Oscar Wilde.
- Of all arts, music is the one most intimately interwoven with the ethical consciousness of our own time. - "Modern Society", Julia Ward Howe.