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ethosnoun [U]

 us   /ˈi·θɑs/
the set of ​moralbeliefs, ​attitudes, ​habits, etc., that are ​characteristic of a ​person or ​group: Violence is ​part of ​their ethos.
(Definition of ethos from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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ethosnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈiːθɒs/ SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
the set of beliefs, ​ideas, etc. about the ​behaviour and ​relationships of a ​person or ​group: Most ​companies have a corporate ethos . The new firm's ethos is brash, fiercely ​ambitious, and decidedly ​cutting-edge.
(Definition of ethos from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ethos”
in Chinese (Simplified) (个人或团体的)精神特质,价值观,信条…
in Turkish yaşam felsefesi…
in Russian дух…
in Chinese (Traditional) (個人或團體的)精神特質,價值觀,信條…
in Polish etos…
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