unscrupulous

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un·scru·pu·lous

 (ŭn-skro͞o′pyə-ləs)
adj.
Having or showing no regard for what is right or honorable; devoid of scruples.

un·scru′pu·lous·ly adv.
un·scru′pu·lous·ness n.

unscrupulous

(ʌnˈskruːpjʊləs)
adj
without scruples; unprincipled; unfair
unˈscrupulously adv
unˈscrupulousness, unscrupulosity n

un•scru•pu•lous

(ʌnˈskru pyə ləs)

adj.
not scrupulous; not restrained by scruples; unprincipled: unscrupulous business dealings.
[1795–1805]
un•scru′pu•lous•ly, adv.
un•scru′pu•lous•ness, (-ˈlɒs ɪ ti) n.
syn: unscrupulous, unprincipled refer to a lack of moral or ethical standards. unscrupulous means not controlled by one's conscience and contemptuous of what one knows to be right or honorable: an unscrupulous landlord. unprincipled means lacking or not aware of moral standards that should restrain one's actions: an unprincipled rogue.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unscrupulous - without scruples or principlesunscrupulous - without scruples or principles; "unscrupulous politicos who would be happy to sell...their country in order to gain power"
unprincipled - lacking principles or moral scruples; "freedom from coarse unprincipled calumny"- A.E.Stevenson
scrupulous - having scruples; arising from a sense of right and wrong; principled; "less scrupulous producers sent bundles that were deceptive in appearance"

unscrupulous

unscrupulous

adjective
Lacking scruples or principles:
Translations
عَديم الضَّمير
bezohledný
skrupelløs
gátlástalanlelkiismeretlen
samviskulaus
nejaučiantis jokio sąžinės graužimoneturintis skrupulų
bezprincipu-gatavs uz visunegodīgs
inescrupuloso
ahlâksızvicdansız

unscrupulous

[ʌnˈskruːpjʊləs] ADJsin escrúpulos, poco escrupuloso

unscrupulous

[ʌnˈskruːpjʊləs] adjsans scrupules

unscrupulous

adj person, behaviourskrupellos, gewissenlos; he is unscrupulous where money is concerneder ist skrupellos or gewissenlos, wenn es um Geld geht

unscrupulous

[ʌnˈskruːpjʊləs] adj (person) → senza scrupoli, privo/a di scrupoli; (means) → disonesto/a

unscrupulous

(anˈskruːpjuləs) adjective
having no conscience or scruples; wicked. He is an unscrupulous rogue.
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Youth's distate for the status quo is understandable and something to be feared, given the unpreductable consequences it can trigger in a society mired by unscrupulus politicians who give the law shirt shrift as and when they can.