amoral

amoral
adjective Date: 1779 1. a. being neither moral nor immoral; specifically lying outside the sphere to which moral judgments apply <
science as such is completely amoral — W. S. Thompson
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b. lacking moral sensibility <
infants are amoral
>
2. being outside or beyond the moral order or a particular code of morals <
amoral customs
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amoralism nounamorality nounamorally adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • amoral — amoral, ale, aux [ amɔral, o ] adj. • 1885; de 2. a et moral ♦ Qui est moralement neutre, étranger au domaine de la moralité. « Les lois de la nature sont a morales » (Guyau). ♢ Immoral par défaut de sens moral. ⊗ CONTR. Moral. ● amoral, amorale …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • amoral — AMORÁL, Ă, amorali, e, adj. Care nu are noţiunea moralităţii, indiferent faţă de morală. – Din fr. amoral. Trimis de ana zecheru, 27.03.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  Amoral ≠ moral Trimis de siveco, 24.05.2006. Sursa: Antonime  amorál adj. → moral… …   Dicționar Român

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  • amoral — adjetivo 1. Que no tiene sentido o intención moral: Su música es amoral. 2. Que no se comporta de acuerdo con las reglas de la moral: Su conducta es totalmente amoral …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Amoral — may refer to: *Amorality, a term associated with ethics *Amoral (band), a death metal band from Finland …   Wikipedia

  • amoral — que carece de ética o del sentido de la moral Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • amoral — index bad (offensive), diabolic, immoral, peccant (culpable) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • amoral — (adj.) ethically indifferent, 1882, a hybrid formed from Greek privative prefix a not (see A (Cf. a ) (3)) + MORAL (Cf. moral), which is derived from Latin. First used by Robert Louis Stephenson (1850 1894) as a differentiation from immoral …   Etymology dictionary

  • amoral — adj. 2 g. Que não tem senso moral.   ‣ Etimologia: a + moral …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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