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  • 181nobility — n 1. aristocracy, patriciate, royalty, baronage, peerage; high rank, high birth, high breeding, blue blood; upper classes, Inf. upper crust, ruling classes, the Four Hundred, (often cap.) establishment, high society, elite, gentry; First Families …

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  • 182pedantry — n 1.(all in reference to one s learning) pretension, affectation, pomposity, pompousness, haughtiness, conceit, attitudinarianism; pedagogism, pedagogery, didacticism, preachiness, pedantism, pedanticism, pedanticalness; bookishness, stuffiness,… …

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  • 183perfectionism — n fastidiousness, criticalness, over criticalness, hypercriticalness, overdemandingness, de mandingness, exactingness; fussiness, particularity, overparticularness, daintiness, finicalness, finicality, Inf. pernicketiness, meticulousness,… …

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  • 184perpendicular — adj 1. vertical, on end, upright, at right angles to, right angular, Geom. at 90 degrees to; plumb, straight, straight up and down, up and down; bolt upright, standing, standing upright. 2. steep, sharp, sheer, precipitous; abrupt, bold, craggy,… …

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  • 185precision — n 1. exactness, exactitude, closeness, preciseness, Math. degree of error; accuracy, accurateness, correctness, rightness, rectitude, unerringness, {lawlessness, faultlessness, perfection; literalism, tex tualism, adherence to the letter or text …

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  • 186principle — n 1. rule, law, moral law, golden rule; rule of conduct, rubric, precept; guideline, rule of thumb, basic rule; formula, formulary, method, way; model, standard, criterion, convention, custom, practice; natural law, general truth, universal… …

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  • 187punctilio — n 1. fine point, particular, detail, formality, form; nicety, delicacy, subtlety, refinement. 2. convention, rule, standard, usual or customary practice, observance, code, custom, usage, manner; decorum, the thing, etiquette, propriety; duty,… …

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  • 188rectitude — n 1. moral virtue, moral strength, integrity, probity, morality, uprightness; Tightness, goodness, virtuousness, righteousness, honorableness; honor, virtue, decency, upstandingness, respectability, good character; veracity, honesty, truthfulness …

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  • 189right — adj 1. good, just, fair, impartial, equitable, reasonable; righteous, upright, virtuous, moral, ethical; honorable, noble, high minded, scrupulous, principled, right minded; honest, Inf. square, Inf. fair and square, straightforward, aboveboard,… …

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  • 190righteousness — n 1. blamelessness, goodness, virtuousness, holiness, saintliness, nobleness, honor, rep utability, faithfulness; purity, innocence, virtue, honesty, integrity, probity, rectitude, morality, uprightness, incorruptibility, decency; scrupulousness …

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  • 191rigor — n 1. rigorousness, rigorism, strictness, stringency, closeness, tightness; rigidity, rigidness, inflexibility, inflexibleness, unbendingness, stiffness, formality, formalness; severity, severeness, harshness, toughness, roughness, asperity,… …

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  • 192scruple — n 1. qualm, pang, misgiving, distrust, mistrust, suspicion, apprehension; scrupulousness, punctiliousness, meticulousness; conscientiousness, conscience, twinge of conscience, New England conscience, guilt, guilt feeling, point of honor;… …

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  • 193severity — n 1. harshness, rigor, rigorousness, stringency, asperity, strictness, roughness, extremity; inflexibility, unbendingness, unyieldingness, obdurateness, flintiness; persistence, unremittance, inexorability, implacability, relentlessness;… …

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  • 194virtue — n 1. goodness, righteousness, morality, moral excellence, ethicalness; uprightness, rectitude, probity, integrity, honesty; worth, honor, decency, respectability, character; high mindedness, upstandingness, nobility, scrupulousness; justness,… …

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  • 195unscrupulousness — un·scrupulousness …

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  • 196honour — 1. noun 1) a man of honour Syn: integrity, honesty, uprightness, morality, principles, high mindedness, decency, probity, scrupulousness, fairness, justness 2) a mark of honour Syn …

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  • 197precision — noun Syn: exactness, accuracy, exactitude, correctness, care, meticulousness, scrupulousness, punctiliousness, rigour …

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  • 198scrupulous — UK [ˈskruːpjʊləs] / US [ˈskrupjələs] adjective 1) very careful to be honest and to do what is morally correct 2) done very carefully, giving a lot of attention to details Derived words: scrupulously adverb scrupulousness noun uncountable …

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  • 199religion — /rəˈlɪdʒən / (say ruh lijuhn) noun 1. a belief in a supreme supernatural power or powers thought to control the universe and all living things. 2. a particular formalised system in which this belief has been embodied: the Christian religion. 3.… …

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  • 200scrupulous — /ˈskrupjələs / (say skroohpyuhluhs) adjective 1. having scruples; having or showing a strict regard for what is right. 2. punctiliously or minutely careful, precise, or exact. –scrupulosity /skrupjəˈlɒsəti/ (say skroohpyuh losuhtee),… …

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