HyperDic: ethic

English > 2 senses of the word ethic:
NOUNcognitionethic, moral principle, value-system, value orientationthe principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group
communicationethic, ethical codea system of principles governing morality and acceptable conduct
ethic > pronunciation
Soundseh'thihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > ethic: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group.
Example"the Puritan ethic"
Synonymsmoral principle, value-system, value orientation
NarrowerChartismThe principles of a body of 19th century English reformers who advocated better social and economic conditions for working people
BroaderprincipleA rule or standard especially of good behavior
Spanishética, sistema de valores
English > ethic: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA system of principles governing morality and acceptable conduct.
Synonymethical code
Partsprinciple, preceptRule of personal conduct
Narrowerdouble standardAn ethical or moral code that applies more strictly to one group than to another
Broadersystem, system of rulesA complex of methods or rules governing behavior
Spanishcódigo ético, ética
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