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unscrupulous

adjective un·scru·pu·lous \-ˈskrü-pyə-ləs\

: not honest or fair : doing things that are wrong, dishonest, or illegal

Full Definition of UNSCRUPULOUS

:  not scrupulous :  unprincipled
un·scru·pu·lous·ly adverb
un·scru·pu·lous·ness noun
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Examples of UNSCRUPULOUS

  1. <an unscrupulous businessman manipulated them into selling their land for practically nothing>

First Known Use of UNSCRUPULOUS

1803
UNSCRUPULOUSLY Defined for Kids

unscrupulous

adjective un·scru·pu·lous \ˌən-ˈskrü-pyə-ləs\

Definition of UNSCRUPULOUS for Kids

:  not having or showing regard for what is right and proper <an unscrupulous salesman>
un·scru·pu·lous·ly adverb

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