unscrupulous

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

Definition of unscrupulous

  1. :  not scrupulous :  unprincipled

unscrupulously

adverb

unscrupulousness

noun

Examples of unscrupulous in a sentence

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

1803

First Known Use of unscrupulous

1803


UNSCRUPULOUS Defined for English Language Learners

unscrupulous

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

Definition of unscrupulous for English Language Learners

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


UNSCRUPULOUS Defined for Kids

unscrupulous

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

Definition of unscrupulous for Students

  1. :  not having or showing regard for what is right and proper <an unscrupulous salesman>

unscrupulously

adverb


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