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Definition of Scrupulous
ScrupulousScrupulous Scru"pu*lous, a. [L. scrupulosus: cf. F.
1. Full ofscrupules; inclined to scruple; nicely doubtful;
hesitating to determine or to act, from a fear of
offending or of doing wrong.
Abusing their liberty, to the offense of their weak
brethren which were scrupulous. --Hooker.
2. Careful; cautious; exact; nice; as, scrupulous abstinence
from labor; scrupulous performance of duties.
3. Given to making objections; captious. [Obs.]
Equality of two domestic powers Breed scrupulous
4. Liable to be doubted; doubtful; nice. [Obs.]
The justice of that cause ought to be evident; not
obscrure, not scrupulous. --Bacon.
Syn: Cautious; careful; conscientious; hesitating. --
Scru"pu*lous*ly, adv. -- Scru"pu*lous*ness, n.
Meaning of Scrupulous from wikipedia
in his Table
the view that an awake
but excessively scrupulous
or ill-trained conscience could hinder resolve
- Scrupulous Anonymous
is a Roman Catholic monthly newsletter published
by the Liguori
Mission, ****ociated with the Redemptorist
2002, p. 845: "traveled across
the UK"; Ingham
2009, p. 106: "Scrupulously avoiding Beatles
2002, p. 847. Harry
2002, p. 845. Harry...
- the escape
as a "Watson par". Watson
a re****tion for scrupulous
honesty, once even calling
a penalty stroke
prerogatives." Stokes argues
that "The British scrupulously avoided interference
with the social structure
of the village
of the power
men to out-do the scrupulous
or industry."[page needed] He also wrote
- Armfield, in contrast
with Robert Lumpkin among
others, was the most scrupulous
of the major slave
traders, who would
not knowingly purchase
- quartered. Some reports indicated
that British troops
were generally scrupulous
in their treatment
of non-combatants. This is in contrast
- political activism strictly separate
from one another, calling himself
out of the cl****room". An intensely private
- the Reformation
kept Good Friday
fasting. Jacobs, Henry
Eyster; Haas, John...
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