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1. moral

adjective. ['ˈmɔrəl'] concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles.

Synonyms

  • righteous
  • clean
  • incorrupt
  • morality
  • honorable
  • honourable
  • virtuous
  • chaste
  • moralistic
  • clean-living

Antonyms

  • unchaste
  • immorality
  • immoral
  • dishonorable
  • wicked
  • unrighteous

Etymology

  • moral (French)
  • moralis (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Moral

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  • quarrel
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  • turrill
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  • tearle
  • surrell
  • sorrell
  • sorrel
  • sorell
  • sorel
  • shirrell
  • serle
  • norrell
  • norell
  • murrill
  • murrell
  • morell
  • loral
  • laurel
  • koral
  • hurrell
  • horrell
  • goral
  • durrell

Example sentences of the word moral


1. Adjective
A club at the local high school may have a code of conduct implied as standard moral behaviour.

Quotes containing the word moral


1. For the Puritans, the God-centered life meant making the quest for spiritual and moral holiness the great business of life.
- Leland Ryken

2. Socialism has no moral justification whatsoever; poor people are not morally superior to rich people, nor are they owed anything by rich people simply because of their lack of success. Charity is not a socialist concept - it is a religious one, an acknowledgment of God's sovereignty over property, a sovereignty the Left utterly rejects.
- Ben Shapiro

3. You can't make people change, but the organizers of WorldFest hope that people consider being vegetarian for both moral and health reasons.
- Grace Slick

2. moral

noun. ['ˈmɔrəl'] the significance of a story or event.

Synonyms

  • import
  • lesson
  • meaning
  • signification

Antonyms

  • worse
  • unfavorable
  • unrespectable
  • worst

Etymology

  • moral (French)
  • moralis (Latin)

3. moral

adjective. ['ˈmɔrəl'] psychological rather than physical or tangible in effect.

Antonyms

  • disobedient

Etymology

  • moral (French)
  • moralis (Latin)
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