Thesaurus

ethics

plural noun

Synonyms of ethics

the code of good conduct for an individual or group
  • the ethics of scouting require scouts to be loyal, clean, and reverent

Synonyms for ethics

Words Related to ethics

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About ethics

Thesaurus Entries Near ethics

ethically

ethics

ethnic

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Ethics.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ethics. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on ethics

Nglish: Translation of ethics for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of ethics for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!