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scruples

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  • nounmisgiving, doubt
  • verbbalk, have misgivings
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Synonyms for scruples

noun misgiving, doubt
  • anxiety
  • caution
  • censor
  • compunction
  • conscience
  • demur
  • difficulty
  • faltering
  • hesitancy
  • hesitation
  • pause
  • perplexity
  • qualm
  • reconsideration
  • reluctance
  • squeamishness
  • superego
  • twinge
  • uneasiness
  • reluctancy
  • second thought

Antonyms for scruples

  • calmness
  • contentment
  • ease
  • peace
  • tranquility
  • ignorance
  • negligence
  • unconcern
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More words related to scruples

conscience

noun. moral sense
  • censor
  • compunction
  • demur
  • duty
  • inner voice
  • morals
  • principles
  • qualms
  • right and wrong
  • scruples
  • shame
  • small voice
  • squeam
  • still small voice
  • superego

moral fiber

noun. good character

morals

noun. personal principles, standards

principle/principles

noun. belief, morality; morals

values

noun. principles
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.