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  • 121pain — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Suffering Noun 1. pain, suffering, sufferance; hurt, cut; discomfort, painfulness; discomfort, malaise; nightmare; anguish, agony, misery, excruciation, torment, torture, rack; Weltschmerz; distress,… …

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  • 122painstaking — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. careful, particular, meticulous, scrupulous; diligent. See exertion, care. Ant., careless, sloppy. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. scrupulous, exacting, meticulous; see careful . III (Roget s 3… …

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  • 123probity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Integrity Nouns 1. probity, integrity, rectitude; uprightness, conscience; honesty, faith; honor; good faith, bona fides; clean hands; dignity, respectability; right, justice. See repute, innocence,… …

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  • 124unwillingness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Indisposition Nouns unwillingness, indisposition, disinclination, aversion, dislike; nolleity, nolition, renitence; reluctance; indocility, obstinacy, noncompliance, refusal; scrupulousness,… …

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  • 125conscientiousness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. scrupulousness, pains, exactitude, punctiliousness, dutifulness, faithfulness, mindfulness, steadfastness, veracity, uprightness, honor, meticulousness, incorruptibility; see also care 1 , duty 1 , honesty 1 , responsibility… …

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  • 126exactness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. precision, nicety, scrupulousness; see accuracy 2 , truth 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Correspondence with fact or truth: accuracy, correctness, exactitude, fidelity, truth, veraciousness, veracity, veridicality,… …

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  • 127fairness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. justice, impartiality, justness, decency, honesty, probity, rectitude, uprightness, truth, integrity, charity, charitableness, veracity, tolerance, right, candor, honor, balance, moderation, civility, consideration, good… …

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  • 128loyalty — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. allegiance, faithfulness, fidelity, devotion, constancy, fealty, homage, trustworthiness, integrity, attachment, trueness, sincerity, steadfastness, adherence, staunchness, stalwartness, Dependability, devotedness, support …

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  • 129scruples — (Roget s IV) pl.n. Syn. overconscientiousness, conscience, scrupulousness; see attention 2 , care 1 …

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  • 130carefulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Careful forethought to avoid harm or risk: calculation, care, caution, chariness, gingerliness, precaution, wariness. See FEAR. 2. Attentiveness to detail: care, fastidiousness, meticulousness, pain (used in plural) …

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  • 131fastidiousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Attentiveness to detail: care, carefulness, meticulousness, pain (used in plural), painstaking, punctiliousness, scrupulousness, thoroughness. See CAREFUL …

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  • 132meticulousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Attentiveness to detail: care, carefulness, fastidiousness, pain (used in plural), painstaking, punctiliousness, scrupulousness, thoroughness. See CAREFUL …

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  • 133punctiliousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Attentiveness to detail: care, carefulness, fastidiousness, meticulousness, pain (used in plural), painstaking, scrupulousness, thoroughness. See CAREFUL. 2. Strict observance of social conventions: ceremoniousness …

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  • 134thoroughness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Attentiveness to detail: care, carefulness, fastidiousness, meticulousness, pain (used in plural), painstaking, punctiliousness, scrupulousness. See CAREFUL …

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  • 135Probity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Probity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 probity probity integrity rectitude Sgm: N 1 uprightness uprightness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 honesty honesty faith Sgm: N 1 honor honor Sgm …

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  • 136conscientiousness — con·sci en·tious·ness || ‚kÉ‘nʃɪ enʃəsnɪs / kÉ’n n. uprightness, desire to do what is right; diligence, thoughtfulness, scrupulousness …

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  • 137meticulosity — me·tic·u·los·i·ty || mɪ tɪkjÉ™lÉ™sÉ™tɪ / kjÊŠ n. exactness, precision; quality of being meticulous; strictness, scrupulousness; attention to small details …

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  • 138meticulousness — mɪ tɪkjÊŠlÉ™snɪs n. exactness, precision; quality of being meticulous; strictness, scrupulousness; attention to small details …

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  • 139Anxiety —    Anxiety and phobic thinking may be normal emotions, distinct clusters of symptoms ( syndromes *), or diseases in the sense of distinct illness entities.    In psychoanalysis, anxiety is used as a theoretical term, the presumed unconscious… …

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  • 140Anxiety and Phobias —    Anxiety and phobic thinking may be normal emotions, distinct clusters of symptoms ( syndromes *), or diseases in the sense of distinct illness entities.    In psychoanalysis, anxiety is used as a theoretical term, the presumed unconscious… …

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