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Meaning of "scrupulousness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SCRUPULOUSNESS

scrupulousness  [ˈskruːpjʊləsnɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SCRUPULOUSNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Scrupulousness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SCRUPULOUSNESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of scrupulousness in the English dictionary

The definition of scrupulousness in the dictionary is the state of being careful about observing what is morally right. Other definition of scrupulousness is the state of being very careful or precise.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SCRUPULOUSNESS


breathlessness
ˈbreθləsnɪs
callousness
ˈkæləsnɪs
carelessness
ˈkeələsnɪs
garrulousness
ˈɡærʊləsnɪs
helplessness
ˈhɛlpləsnɪs
hopelessness
ˈhəʊpləsnɪs
joblessness
ˈdʒɒbləsnɪs
lawlessness
ˈlɔːləsnɪs
meticulousness
mɪˈtɪkjʊləsnɪs
oraculousness
ɒˈrækjʊləsnɪs
powerlessness
ˈpaʊələsnɪs
recklessness
ˈrɛkləsnɪs
restlessness
ˈrɛstləsnɪs
ridiculousness
rɪˈdɪkjʊləsnɪs
selflessness
ˈselfləsnɪs
sleeplessness
ˈsliːpləsnɪs
thoughtlessness
ˈθɔːtləsnɪs
timelessness
ˈtaɪmləsnɪs
unscrupulousness
ʌnˈskruːpjʊləsnɪs
uselessness
ˈjuːsləsnɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SCRUPULOUSNESS

scrunchy
scrunt
scrunty
scruple
scrupleless
scrupler
scruples
scrupulosity
scrupulous
scrupulously
scrutability
scrutable
scrutator
scrutineer
scrutinies
scrutinise
scrutiniser
scrutinisingly
scrutinize
scrutinizer

WORDS THAT END LIKE SCRUPULOUSNESS

biliousness
business
consciousness
dangerousness
deliciousness
deviousness
flawlessness
heedlessness
hilariousness
homelessness
jealousness
nervousness
obviousness
preciousness
rebelliousness
religiousness
righteousness
seriousness
statelessness
unconsciousness
viciousness

Synonyms and antonyms of scrupulousness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «scrupulousness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SCRUPULOUSNESS

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Translator English - Chinese

谨小慎微
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

escrupulosidad
570 millions of speakers

English

scrupulousness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

scrupulousness
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الورع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

скрупулезность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

scrupulousness
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিবেকনিষ্ঠা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scrupule
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Teliti
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gewissenhaftigkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

scrupulousness
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

scrupulousness
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Scrupulousness
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

scrupulousness
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

scrupulousness
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सद्गुरु
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

titizlik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scrupolosità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

skrupulatność
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

скрупульозність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scrupulozitate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ευσυνειδησία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Noulettendheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

samvetsgrannhet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

scrupulousness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of scrupulousness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUPULOUSNESS»

The term «scrupulousness» is normally little used and occupies the 146.087 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUPULOUSNESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «scrupulousness» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «scrupulousness» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about scrupulousness

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SCRUPULOUSNESS»

Discover the use of scrupulousness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to scrupulousness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Conscience and Other Virtues: From Bonaventure to MacIntyre
To Ryle's credit, however, it seems to be the case that we use the notion of ' scrupulousness' so that we can be scrupulous only about our own behavior. But why does Ryle think conscience is to be considered a form of scrupulousness?
Douglas C. Langston, 2008
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Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism: Al-Risala Al-qushayriyya Fi ...
Abu Sulayman al-Darani said: "Scrupulousness is the beginning of abstention, just as contentment is an [essential] part of satisfaction." Abu TJthman [al-Hiri] said: "The reward for being scrupulous is the lightness of reckoning [on the Day of ...
Abu l-Qasim Al-Qushayri, ʻAbd al-Karīm ibn Hawāzin Qushayrī, 2007
3
The Casuist: A Collection of Cases in Moral and Pastoral ...
FEIGNING SCRUPULOUSNESS IN CONFESSION Case. — At a mission a female penitent confesses to one of the missionaries, and ad sex tum she mentions that she includes everything, but that her regular confessor had forbidden her to go ...
‎1917
4
Conscience and Conscientious Objections
is one species, among others, of scrupulousness; and scrupulousness is the operative acceptance of a rule or principle which consists in the disposition to behave, in all modes of behaviour (...) in accordance with the rule.”64 The discussion of ...
Anders Schinkel, 2007
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The Symbolism of Evil
We have said that the core of this type of experience is scrupulousness; and it is with scrupulousness also that we shall link the particular kind of guilt that seems to us to attach itself to this type. Scrupulousness can be characterized as a ...
Paul Ricœur, 1967
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At the Origins of Mathematical Economics: The Economics of ...
La probité est elleto scrupulousness and to faithfulness in agreements. Equity is analogous to impartiality, incorruptibility, integrity and to respect for property. Probity is the exact observance of the rules of justice. It is an internal sentiment ...
Richard Van Den Berg, 2005
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Ogy_ Sorai's Philosophical Masterworks: The Bendō and Benmei
"Scrupulousness" means being fair and square. Such a person can therefore decide judiciously what to accept and what to discard. Scholars of later generations interpreted scrupulous in terms of not being stained by greed for wealth or profit.
Sorai Ogyū, 2006
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The Connected Discourses of the Buddha: A New Translation of ...
Spk explains his austerity (tapa) as bodily mortification and his scrupulousness ( jiguccha) as the loathing of evil [Spk-pt: the undertaking of the vow of nudity, etc., in the belief that this is the way to eliminate evil]. This explanation shows that Spk  ...
‎2000
9
The Canadian Monthly and National Review
maintain that the institution of the Sabbath cannot be of its highest, or any use to man, without a decided ' leaning to scrupulousness.' Without the 'scrupulousness ' which hedged it about in the Mosaic law, it would long ago have disappeared ...
Graeme Mercer Adam, George Stewart, 1877
10
The Personnel System of the United States Army ...
The military officers, including the personnel adjutant, who are members of the board, shall rate for (1) intellect,. character, (4') physique and athletics, (5) command of men, and (7) scrupulousness. The faculty members, including the registrar, ...
United States. Adjutant-General's Office, 1919

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SCRUPULOUSNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term scrupulousness is used in the context of the following news items.
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GTA 5 - BATMAN Mod Gameplay
All the excellent signs of the pivotal arrangement return, including mind blowing scrupulousness and Grand Theft Auto's hazily comical tackle current society, ... «SoHood.com, Jul 15»
2
Prom 9: Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Andsnes 1
Fortunately the love as well as the subtlety and scrupulousness returned not only in the second of the evening's two concertos but also in ever-modest Andsnes's ... «The Arts Desk, Jul 15»
3
Humans As Exploits: 'Mr. Robot' Episode 5 Reality Check
Led by director Sam Esmail, the Mr. Robot team has dedicated itself to creating an authentic representation of modern hacking with intense scrupulousness. «Forbes, Jul 15»
4
OSCE Should Focus on Kiev's Reluctance to Withdraw Weapons …
“If the representatives of the OSCE are interested in the early realization of peace, than it would be useful that such scrupulousness in the assessments of the ... «Sputnik International, Jul 15»
5
Hun Sen Asks UN for 1964 Vietnam Border Map
The original maps, Mr. Hun Sen wrote, would “clearly confirm the scrupulousness and correctness of the Cambodian government's…delimitation and ... «The Cambodia Daily, Jul 15»
6
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Israeli war ethics
None of Israel's moral scrupulousness will impress the prejudiced members of the UN Human Rights Council as they prepare to release their findings. But the ... «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jun 15»
7
'Game of Thrones' Season 5 has more travel, less blood
Quibbles aside, "Game of Thrones" is still remarkable for both the scrupulousness and the lavishness of its production, beautiful to look at and mostly engaging ... «Longview News-Journal, Apr 15»
8
Beige jazz: Mosaics enhance several distinct 1950s-'60s apartment …
It's a miracle of scrupulousness (or a failure of imagination) that some enterprising developer hasn't discovered a mythical “Uptown East,” a real-estate fever ... «MinnPost, Mar 15»
9
ChurchKey will tap a keg of Hopslam at 4 pm Monday.
It's been known to sell for more than $20 per six-pack, and can go for much more, depending on the scrupulousness of the shop owner. It's basically the Pappy ... «Washington Post, Feb 15»
10
A defense of Brian Williams (sort of)
... will crow that doing so was grievously sad but an ultimately necessary consequence of unwavering scrupulousness and adherence to principles of integrity. «American Thinker, Feb 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Scrupulousness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/scrupulousness>. Jun 2019 ».
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