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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SCRUPULOUS

He had once been too scrupulous in not wounding vanity; he was now too indifferent to it.

But I am afraid that you was too scrupulous: for did he not resent that reference?

He advised her to be scrupulous in her turn, and to ask a copy of the agreement.

She also was smartly dressed, with her dazzling linen and scrupulous neatness.

A cigar the other handed him he took mechanically and lighted with scrupulous care.

Though not foppish, he was scrupulous to a degree about his dress.

Everything was managed with scrupulous formality and courtesy.

And supposing he told you not to be scrupulous about trifles?

On such occasions he was scrupulous in assuming a frock-coat and a silk hat.

Both were absorbed in the story, and every picture was examined with scrupulous care.

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