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Main Entry: scru·pu·lous
Pronunciation: 'skrü-py&-l&s
Function: adjective
Etymology: Middle English, from Latin scrupulosus, from scrupulus
Date: 15th century
1 : having moral integrity : acting in strict regard for what is considered right or proper
2 : punctiliously exact : PAINSTAKING <working with scrupulous care>
synonym see UPRIGHT, CAREFUL
- scru·pu·lous·ly adverb
- scru·pu·lous·ness noun