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Morally good or correct - thesaurus

Synonyms

moral

adjective

relating to right and wrong and the way that people should behave

correct

adjective

right according to the established rules or ways of doing something

right

adjective

morally correct

proper

adjective

considered to be morally good

just

adjective

morally right, or supported by a good reason

ethical

adjective

involving the principles used for deciding what is right and what is wrong

virtuous

adjective

behaving or done in a way that is morally good and right

high-minded

adjective

showing strong moral principles

irreproachable

adjective

very honest and morally good, and impossible to criticize

decent

adjective

considered by most people to be moral, good, or reasonable

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above/beyond suspicion

definitely not guilty of doing anything wrong

blameless

adjective

not responsible for anything bad

blameless

adjective

never causing any trouble or doing anything bad

by rights

if things are done as they should be

clean-living

adjective

someone who is clean-living has a way of life that is healthy and morally good

conformist

adjective

behaving in a way that most people think is correct or suitable

demure

adjective

a demure woman is quiet and shy and always behaves well

demure

adjective

used about a woman’s behaviour or the clothes that she wears

elevated

adjective

formal at a high level mentally or morally

ethical

adjective

morally right

fair

adjective

reasonable and morally right

good

adjective

honest and morally correct

good

adjective

willing to obey and behave in a socially correct way

the good

noun

people who behave in a morally correct way

honorable

the American spelling of honourable

honourable

adjective

morally good and deserving respect

in (all) good conscience/in all conscience

used for talking about what you believe to be fair or right

incapable

adjective

too honest or morally good to behave in a certain way

incorruptible

adjective

not capable of being persuaded to do anything illegal or immoral

innocent

adjective

used about someone who is harmed by a crime or a bad situation, but has done nothing wrong

innocent

adjective

morally good and with no wish to harm anyone

just

adjective

making judgments in a way that is reasonable and morally right

lily-white

adjective

informal completely honest and moral

lofty

adjective

mainly literary lofty aims or principles deserve to be admired because they are based on high moral standards

moral

adjective

based on what you believe is right rather than what the law or rules say is right

moral

adjective

a moral person always tries to behave in the right way

moralistic

adjective

showing disapproval expressing strong ideas about what is right and wrong and trying to make other people behave according to them

morally

adverb

according to moral principles about what is right

morally

adverb

in a way that is right according to moral principles

pristine

adjective

something that is pristine involves behaviour that is morally good

proper

adjective

behaving in a manner that most people would consider correct and polite

properly

adverb

in a way that is considered right or correct

pure

adjective

a pure person or pure behaviour is free from wrong, especially in sexual matters

pure as the driven snow

completely pure, often used for suggesting the opposite

respectable

adjective

obeying the moral or social standards that are accepted by most people

righteous

adjective

literary morally good or correct, especially according to standards set by religion

right-minded

adjective

a right-minded person has opinions and principles that you think are sensible and morally correct

right-thinking

adjective

a right-thinking person has opinions and principles that you think are sensible and morally correct

savory

the American spelling of savoury

savoury

adjective

morally or socially pleasant

scrupulous

adjective

very careful to be honest and to do what is morally correct

spotless

adjective

someone who is spotless has never done anything morally wrong

squeaky clean

adjective

informal always behaving in a completely moral and honest way

stainless

adjective

not spoilt by anything immoral or dishonest

strait-laced

adjective

showing disapproval morally very strict and old-fashioned

unblemished

adjective

without any faults or mistakes to spoil your reputation, record, or character

unimpeachable

adjective

formal impossible to doubt or criticize

unsullied

adjective

mainly literary if you have an unsullied reputation, people do not know anything bad about you

unworldly

adjective

not interested in money or possessions

Victorian

adjective

old-fashioned and with very strict moral attitudes, especially relating to sex, thought to be typical of the Victorian period

wholesome

adjective

considered to have a good influence on people, for example because it does not involve sex or drugs

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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