1. The quality or state of being chary; caution
2. Carefully preserved state; integrity
1. The quality of being in accord with the dictates of conscience.
2. The trait of being painstaking and careful; SYN. painstakingness.
Naivety, innocence; honesty, sincerity
ETYM Old Eng. honeste, oneste, honor, Old Fren. honesté, onesté (cf. French honnęteté), Latin honestas. Related to Honest.
1. Southeastern European plant cultivated for its fragrant purplish flowers and round flat papery silver-white seedpods that are used for indoor decoration; SYN. silver dollar, money plant, satin flower, satinpod, Lunaria annua.
2. The quality of being honest; SYN. honestness.
ETYM Latin integritas: cf. French intégrité. Related to Integer, Entirety.
1. An unreduced or unbroken completeness or totality; SYN. unity, wholeness.
2. Moral soundness.
ETYM French, from Latin justitia, from justus just. Related to Just.
1. The administration of law; the act of determining rights and assigning rewards or punishments; SYN. judicature.
2. The quality of being just or fair; SYN. justness.
A goal of political activity and a subject of political inquiry since Plato. The term has been variously defined as fairness, equity, rightness, the equal distribution of resources, and positive discrimination in favor of underprivileged groups. It is most directly applied to the legal systems of states, and to decisions made by the recognized authorities within them.
ETYM French probité, from Latin probitas, from probus good, proper, honest. Related to Prove.
Complete and confirmed integrity.
Integrity of character.
ETYM Latin rectitudo, from rectus right, straight: cf. French rectitude. Related to Right.
2. Rightness of principle or practice; exact conformity to truth, or to the rules prescribed for moral conduct, either by divine or human laws; uprightness of mind; uprightness; integrity; honesty; justice.
3. Good judgment.
Sinonimi: true statement | verity
ETYM Old Eng. treuthe, trouthe, treowpe, as. treówth. Related to True; cf. Troth, Betroth.
1. A fact that has been verified.
2. A true statement; SYN. true statement.
3. Conformity to reality or actuality; SYN. verity.