Rectitude
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Rectitude [rek-ti-tood]

NOUN

NOUN

  • Behaviour that is morally correct

Example

“John’s rectitude prevented him from lying to the judge about his actions.”

“As Kanika was familiar with Sheila’s ethical rectitude, she did not invite her to participate in the mischievous act against the teacher.”

Synonyms

Decency, Morality, Self-righteousness, Honesty

Antonyms

Corruption, Dishonest, Immorality

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