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scruple [the ~] noun

  1. the scruple (conscientious objection; qualm)
    de scrupule; het gewetensbezwaar; het gemoedsbezwaar

Translation Matrix for scruple:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
gemoedsbezwaar conscientious objection; qualm; scruple
gewetensbezwaar conscientious objection; qualm; scruple conscientious objection
scrupule conscientious objection; qualm; scruple
- misgiving; qualm

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Related Definitions for "scruple":

  1. an ethical or moral principle that inhibits action1
  2. uneasiness about the fitness of an action1
  3. a unit of apothecary weight equal to 20 grains1
  4. have doubts about1
  5. raise scruples1
    • He lied and did not even scruple about it1
  6. hesitate on moral grounds1
    • The man scrupled to perjure himself1

Wiktionary Translations for scruple:

Cross Translation:
scruple scrupule SkrupelBedenken, Zweifel oder Gewissensbisse, die zu Hemmungen führen
scruple gemoedsbezwaar; gewetensbezwaar; schroom; scrupule scrupuledoute ou hésitation que l'on éprouve à la peur de mal faire ou d'être importun.