high-principled


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high-principled

adj
possessing or displaying very high moral or ethical principles
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Adj.1.high-principled - having high principles
principled - based on or manifesting objectively defined standards of rightness or morality; "principled pragmatism and unprincipled expediency"; "a principled person"
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high-principled

[ˌhaɪˈprɪnsəpld] ADJ [person] → de principios; [manner] → íntegro
References in classic literature ?
Faria gazed fondly on his noble-minded, single-hearted, high-principled young friend, and read in his countenance ample confirmation of the sincerity of his devotion and the loyalty of his purpose.
They say he's so religious, so high-principled, so upright, so clever; but they don't see what I've seen.
With its honest, dynamic, high-principled cadres and a political perspective to open the horizons of our country, our party's objective is to put an end to the troubles suffered by our people for several years.
Fresh from a Broadway triumph, high-principled playwright John Turturro (above) is called to Hollywood.
Owing to her not being as high-principled as other artists, she paid a number of short visits to communist Czechoslovakia to appear at concerts, during which she made live, as well as studio, recordings.
Nevertheless, this high-principled approach to channelling money productively stands in stark contrast to the "absolutely anything for a buck" stance of Western investors, who are surely heading for another, and perhaps even harder fall.
HOW satisfying their 40-day prayer vigil outside an abortion clinic must have been for those high-principled Birmingham rosaryrattlers.
Resuming the six-party talks without preconditions, as it was unanimously agreed at the recent DPRK-Russia summit, acting on the joint statement of September 19 (2005) in a comprehensive and balanced way and on the principle of synchronized action and thereby implementing the denuclearization of the entire Korean Peninsula -- this is the unchangeable and high-principled position of ours,'' Kim said.