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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to scruple:   (156 results)

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grain

Often used in the same context:
roguery, harlotry, impiety, unscrupulousness, pedantry, legalism, imposture, malignity, cravenness, wickedness, priggishness, disinterestedness, casuistry, moralizing, rebarbative, ukase, unworthily, servility, pretension, knavery, sophism, maidenly, officiousness, nobility, haughtiness, slyness, boastfulness, disingenuity, malevolence, insolence, punctiliousness, abjection, uprightness, pompousness, abjured, faithlessness, rectitude, guiltiness, sanctimony, slanderers, sanctimoniousness, compunction, facetiousness, impeccability, ascription, vainglory, pharisaical, wilfulness, grubbiness, mendacity, absoluteness, lowliness, morality, enormities, gratuitousness, sophist, idiosyncrasy, turpitude, sophistries, exculpation, conscionable, prolixity, dubiety, scrupulousness, dilettantism, piety, imbecility, philistinism, peradventure, wholeheartedness, basely, prurience, snootiness, amorality, dutifulness, perversity, dubiousness, popinjay, unconfessed, fastidiousness, illogicality, foolhardiness, purblind, megalomanic, superciliousness, loquacity, selfishness, husbandly, ambiguousness, obtuseness, impudence, animality, nosiness, diabolism, couth, abstemiousness, cuckoldry, antinomian, cowardice, virtuousness, pharisees, gentlemanliness, scruples, qualms, pretence, doubt, mishap, offence, hesitation, indiscretion, misgiving, objection, pretense, qualm, doubts, misgivings, offense, punctilio, scrupulosity, classy, corner, derelict, extra, fanciest, fancy, goodsized, grimy, hate, shabbiest, unpretentious, wish, absorbed, adjoining, altar, assemble, back, beauty, big, bigger

Part of:
drachm, drachma, dram

More general:
anxiety, apothecaries' unit, apothecaries' weight, fret, fuss, hesitate, niggle, pause, principle, question, wonder

Synonyms:
misgiving, qualm

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— Adjectives for scruple: little, least, less, religious, moral, conscientious, slightest, such, much, smallest, last, more...

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See scruple used in context: 3 rhymes, 17 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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