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1. scrupulous

adjective. ['ˈskruːpjələs'] characterized by extreme care and great effort.

Synonyms

  • careful
  • conscientious

Antonyms

  • imprudent
  • carelessness
  • negligent

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Words that Rhyme with Scrupulous

  • anomalous
  • belous
  • callous
  • credulous
  • fabulous
  • frivolous
  • garrulous
  • incredulous
  • jealous
  • kalous
  • libelous
  • marvelous
  • meticulous
  • miraculous
  • nebulous
  • overzealous
  • pendulous
  • perilous
  • populous
  • querulous

Example sentences of the word scrupulous


1. Adjective
However, not all credit card companies and debt collectors are scrupulous.

Quotes containing the word scrupulous


1. A scrupulous writer, in every sentence that he writes, will ask himself at least four questions, thus: 1. What am I trying to say? 2. What words will express it? 3. What image or idiom will make it clearer? 4. Is this image fresh enough to have an effect?
- George Orwell, Politics and the English Language

2. scrupulous

adjective. ['ˈskruːpjələs'] having scruples; arising from a sense of right and wrong; principled.

Synonyms

  • principled

Antonyms

  • unscrupulous
  • incautious
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