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integrity meaning

EN[ɪnˈtɛɡɹəti]
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WIntegrity
  • Integrity is the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness. It is generally a personal choice to uphold oneself to consistently moral and ethical standards.
  • In ethics, integrity is regarded by many people as the honesty and truthfulness or accuracy of one's actions.
  • The word integrity evolved from the Latin adjective integer, meaning whole or complete. In this context, integrity is the inner sense of "wholeness" deriving from qualities such as honesty and consistency of character.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. fr intégrité
      2. en intensity
      3. en integrate
      4. en integrin
      5. fr intégrât
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      Grammatically, this word "integrity" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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