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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “moral”


adjective     /ˈmɒr.əl/ US  /ˈmɔːr-/
relating to the standards of good or bad behaviour, fairness, honesty, etc. which each person believes in, rather than to laws
It's her moral obligation to tell the police what she knows.
It is not part of a novelist's job to make a moral judgment.
She was the only politician to condemn the proposed law on moral grounds (= for moral reasons).
The Democrats are attempting to capture the moral high ground (= are trying to appear more honest and good than the other political parties).
→ Compare amoral, immoralMorality and rules of behaviour
behaving in ways considered by most people to be correct and honest
She's a very moral woman.
Oh, stop being so moral!
Is TV responsible for weakening people's moral fibre (= ability to behave well and honestly and work hard)?
Virtue and moral good
(Definition of moral adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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