HyperDic: moral_principle

English > 2 senses of the expression moral principle:
NOUNcognitionmoral principle, ethic, value-system, value orientationthe principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group
communicationmoral principlethe principle that conduct should be moral
English > moral principle: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group.
Synonymsethic, 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 > moral principle: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe principle that conduct should be moral.
Narrowercategorical imperativeThe moral principle that behavior should be determined by duty
Broaderprinciple, preceptRule of personal conduct
Spanishprincipio moral

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