: exhibiting, based on, or characterized by principle —often used in combination
Examples of PRINCIPLED
- She took a principled stand on funding public education.
- <a high-principled art expert who always told clients what he honestly thought their items were worth>
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Related to PRINCIPLED
- decent, ethical, honest, just, noble, honorable, respectable, righteous, stand-up, upright, upstanding
- base, dishonest, dishonorable, ignoble, low, unethical, unjust, unprincipled, unrighteous, unworthy
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