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Synonyms for morality
məˈræl ɪ ti, mɔ-moral·i·ty

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Wiktionary5.0 / 1 vote

  1. moralitynoun

    A set of personal guiding principles for conduct or a general notion of how to behave, whether respectable or not.


  2. moralitynoun

    A lesson or pronouncement which contains advice about proper behavior.


  3. moralitynoun

    Moral philosophy, the branch of philosophy which studies the grounds and nature of rightness, wrongness, good, and evil.

    ethics, moral philosophy

  4. moralitynoun

    A particular theory concerning the grounds and nature of rightness, wrongness, good, and evil.

    ethics, moral philosophy

  5. moralitynoun

    decency, uprightness, virtuousness, rectitude, righteousness

    amorality, immorality

  6. moralitynoun

    morals, mores, convention

English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. morality

    Piety is primarily filial duty, as of children to parents, and hence, in its highest sense, a loving obedience and service to God as the Heavenly Father; pietism often denotes a mystical, sometimes an affected piety; religion is the reverent acknowledgment both in heart and in act of a divine being. Religion, in the fullest and highest sense, includes all the other words of this group. Worship may be external and formal, or it may be the adoring reverence of the human spirit for the divine, seeking outward expression. Devotion, which in its fullest sense is self-consecration, is often used to denote an act of worship, especially prayer or adoration; as, he is engaged in his devotions. Morality is the system and practise of duty as required by the moral law, consisting chiefly in outward acts, and thus may be observed without spiritual rectitude of heart; morality is of necessity included in all true religion, which involves both outward act and spiritual service. Godliness (primarily godlikeness) is a character and spirit like that of God. Holiness is the highest, sinless perfection of any spirit, whether divine or human, tho often used for purity or for consecration. Theology is the science of religion, or the study and scientific statement of all that the human mind can know of God. Faith, strictly the belief and trust which the soul exercises toward God, is often used as a comprehensive word for a whole system of religion considered as the object of faith; as, the Christian faith; the Mohammedan faith.

    devotion, faith, godliness, holiness, pietism, piety, religion, righteousness, theology, worship

    atheism, blasphemy, godlessness, impiety, irreligion, profanity, sacrilege, unbelief, ungodliness, wickedness

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. moralitynoun

    concern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong; right or good conduct

    ethical motive, morals, ethics


  2. ethical motive, ethics, morals, moralitynoun

    motivation based on ideas of right and wrong

    ethical motive, moral philosophy, morals, ethics


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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. moralitynoun

    morals, ethics, moral philosophy

  2. moralitynoun

    virtue, goodness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. moralitynoun

    virtue, rectitude, probity, goodness


PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "morality":

    moral, morals, morale, ethical, ethics, decency, ethic

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  1. RJ Intindola:

    I’ve created a new morality. Not one based on societal values and mores but instead on my own conscience. We should not let others determine our moral values nor accept their ridicule. Full stop.

  2. Amit Ray:

    Majority has no brain. It is just a momentum. Truth, kindness, human values, and morality are more important than majority. Always recheck majority with morality.

  3. Henry Kissinger:

    We must learn to distinguish morality from moralizing.

  4. Nicolas Chamfort:

    Education must have two foundations --morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists.

  5. Antonio Romanucci:

    The intent of the SCORPION unit has now been corrupted, it can not be brought back to center with any sense of morality and dignity – and most importantly – trust, in this community.

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