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He examined the bill and receipt in the man's hand with great apparent scrupulousness; not, in reality, seeing a clear syllable.

This functionary is examining, with somewhat minute scrupulousness, a fat pig which is borne in for approval by a comely maiden.

Men of letters have disdained its use with a scrupulousness worthy our own eighteenth century.

Sometimes it puts more emphasis on creed than on conduct, on Sunday scrupulousness than on Monday scruple.

Everything about him breathed tidiness and scrupulousness, though it would not have mattered if he had been less well groomed.


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On this page you'll find 30 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to scrupulousness, such as: awareness, care, carefulness, concern, consciousness, and fastidiousness.

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