Synonym Discussion of scruple
- no qualms about plagiarizing
- no scruples against buying stolen goods
- had compunctions about lying
- accepted her decision without demur
Examples of scruple in a Sentence
a tabloid journalist who has never scrupled to reveal the most intimate details about the lives of celebrities
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Definition of scruple for English Language Learners
: to be unwilling to do something because you think it is improper, morally wrong, etc.
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