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principle

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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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