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  • nounlaw, standard
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Synonyms for principle

noun law, standard
  • assumption
  • basis
  • convention
  • doctrine
  • ethic
  • foundation
  • fundamental
  • precept
  • proposition
  • regulation
  • rule
  • truth
  • axiom
  • canon
  • criterion
  • dictum
  • dogma
  • form
  • formula
  • ground
  • maxim
  • origin
  • postulate
  • prescript
  • source
  • theorem
  • usage
  • verity
  • golden rule
  • principium

Antonyms for principle

  • ambiguity
  • effect
  • end
  • result
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More words related to principle

base

noun. fundamental part

basis

noun. foundation for belief, action

beginning

noun. origin, cause

beginnings

noun. origin, cause

belief

noun. something regarded as true

beliefs

noun. something regarded as true
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