moral authority

noun

Definition of moral authority

: trustworthiness to make decisions that are right and good The scandal has undermined the government's moral authority.

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“Moral authority.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moral%20authority. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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