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Synonyms for moral
ˈmɔr əl, ˈmɒr-moral

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Wiktionary3.0 / 1 vote

  1. moralnoun

    Antonyms:
    amoral, non-moral, unmoral, immoral

  2. moraladjective

    Of or relating to principles of right and wrong in behaviour, especially for teaching right behaviour.

    The moral of the is that if you repeatedly lie, people won't believe you when you tell the truth.

    Antonyms:
    unmoral, non-moral, immoral, amoral

  3. moraladjective

    Moral practices or teachings: modes of conduct.

    a moral obligation

    Synonyms:
    virtuous, righteous, ethical, noble, incorruptible, mores, ethics

    Antonyms:
    amoral, non-moral, unmoral, immoral

  4. moraladjective

    a moral agent

    Antonyms:
    non-moral, amoral, immoral, unmoral

  5. moraladjective

    Probable but not proved.

    a moral certainty

    Synonyms:
    virtual

    Antonyms:
    non-moral, immoral, unmoral, amoral

  6. moraladjective

    a moral victory, moral support

    Antonyms:
    immoral, non-moral, amoral, unmoral

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. moral

    Synonyms:
    mental, ideal, intellectual, spiritual, ethical, probable, inferential, presumptive, analogous, virtuous, well-conducted

    Antonyms:
    physical, material, practical, demonstrative, mathematical, immoral, vicious

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. moral, lessonadjective

    the significance of a story or event

    "the moral of the story is to love thy neighbor"

    Synonyms:
    object lesson, lesson, deterrent example, example

    Antonyms:
    degenerate, scandalous, debauched, shocking, physical, fast, dissolute, scrofulous, shameful, degraded, dissipated, immoral, profligate, riotous, libertine, disgraceful

  2. moraladjective

    concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles

    "moral sense"; "a moral scrutiny"; "a moral lesson"; "a moral quandary"; "moral convictions"; "a moral life"

    Antonyms:
    dissipated, fast, degenerate, profligate, disgraceful, shocking, debauched, riotous, physical, dissolute, shameful, immoral, scrofulous, scandalous, libertine, degraded

  3. moraladjective

    psychological rather than physical or tangible in effect

    "a moral victory"; "moral support"

    Antonyms:
    shameful, dissolute, scrofulous, degraded, physical, profligate, degenerate, immoral, riotous, debauched, disgraceful, shocking, libertine, fast, dissipated, scandalous

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. moraladjective

    Synonyms:
    ethical, of morals, of ethics, regarding duties, touching obligations

  2. moraladjective

    Synonyms:
    accountable, bound by duty, bound to do what is right

  3. moraladjective

    Synonyms:
    virtuous, good, just, upright, honest, of good principles

  4. moraladjective

    Synonyms:
    probable, not demonstrative

  5. moralnoun

    Synonyms:
    practical application (of a fable, &c.)

  6. moralnoun

    Synonyms:
    practical lesson (of any event)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. moraladjective

    Synonyms:
    ethical, virtuous, good, accountable, responsible, probable

    Antonyms:
    immoral, licentious

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How to use moral in a sentence?

  1. Jeb Bush:

    It's an economic development issue for sure, but it's also I think the great moral issue of our time.

  2. Anthony Weiner:

    I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse, i entered intensive treatment, found the courage to take a moral inventory of my defects, and began a program of recovery and mental health treatment that I continue to follow every day.

  3. Thomas F. Bayard:

    Religious liberty is the chief cornerstone of the American system of government, and provisions for its security are embedded in the written charter and interwoven in the moral fabric of its laws. Anything that tends to invade a right so essential and sacred must be carefully guarded against, and I am satisfied that my countrymen, ever mindful of the suffering and sacrifices necessary to obtain it, will never consent to its impairment for any reason or under any pretext whatsoever.

  4. The Hill reported.Jon Voight:

    This job is not easy, for he's battling the left and their absurd words of destruction, our nation has been built on the solid ground from our forefathers, and there is a moral code of duty that has been passed on from President Lincoln.

  5. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov:

    Now, we have no moral obligations. We had the moral obligations, we had promised not to do it some 10 years ago, I think, upon the request of our known partners.


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