principled


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prin·ci·pled

 (prĭn′sə-pəld)
adj.
Based on, marked by, or manifesting principle: a principled decision; a highly principled person.

principled

(ˈprɪnsɪpəld)
adj
a. having high moral principles
b. (in combination): high-principled.

prin•ci•pled

(ˈprɪn sə pəld)

adj.
imbued with moral principles (often used in combination): high-principled.
[1635–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.principled - based on or manifesting objectively defined standards of rightness or morality; "principled pragmatism and unprincipled expediency"; "a principled person"
scrupulous - having scruples; arising from a sense of right and wrong; principled; "less scrupulous producers sent bundles that were deceptive in appearance"
unprincipled - lacking principles or moral scruples; "freedom from coarse unprincipled calumny"- A.E.Stevenson

principled

principled

adjective
In accordance with principles of right or good conduct:
Translations

principled

[ˈprɪnsɪpld] ADJ [person] → de fuertes principios; [behaviour, stand] → basado en fuertes principios

principled

adj man, statesmanmit Prinzipien or Grundsätzen, prinzipientreu; high-principledmit hohen Prinzipien or Grundsätzen; to take a principled standseinen Prinzipien treu bleiben; on principled groundsaus prinzipiellen Gründen

principled

[ˈprɪnsɪpld] adj (person, position) → di principio
I didn't know you were so high principled → non ti facevo uno di così elevati principi
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Henry Crawford had too much sense not to feel the worth of good principles in a wife, though he was too little accustomed to serious reflection to know them by their proper name; but when he talked of her having such a steadiness and regularity of conduct, such a high notion of honour, and such an observance of decorum as might warrant any man in the fullest dependence on her faith and integrity, he expressed what was inspired by the knowledge of her being well principled and religious.
Still she behaved generously, and like a high principled woman.
I'm principled about this matter," said she, turning to Miss Ophelia; "you'll find the necessity of it.
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Pabillo, chairman of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines-Episcopal Commission on the Laity said, the pastoral letter released by the CBCP entitled 'Seek the Common Good' following its plenary assembly last January, reminds the electorate "to choose principled candidates.
You would say honesty, integrity, authenticity, and credibility, which are results of principled living.
ISLAMABAD -- Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said we all together will have to raise voice in support of principled stance of Kashmiris on their right to self determination.
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Azerbaijan will continue to pursue a principled policy in connection with the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev.
MARDAN -- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif criticised Imran Khan on Saturday saying that the PTI chairman called himself a principled man, yet he benefitted during Senate election.
PTI leader Ali Mohammad Khan, while refusing to make any confirmation, has said that PTI chairman Imran Khan genuinely appreciates Nisar's principled stance.

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