integrity Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “integrity” in the English Dictionary

"integrity" in British English

See all translations

integritynoun [U]

uk   /ɪnˈteɡ.rə.ti/ us   /ɪnˈteɡ.rə.t̬i/
  • integrity noun [U] (HONESTY)

C2 approving the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles that you refuse to change: No one doubted that the president was a man of the highest integrity.
sb's artistic, professional, etc. integrity approving
someone's high artistic standards or standards of doing their job, and that person's determination not to lower those standards: Keen to preserve his artistic integrity, he refused several lucrative Hollywood offers.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

(Definition of integrity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"integrity" in American English

See all translations

integritynoun [U]

us   /ɪnˈteɡ·rɪ·t̬i/
  • integrity noun [U] (HONESTY)

the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles: He was a man of the highest personal integrity.
  • integrity noun [U] (UNITY)

wholeness and unity: The integrity of the play would be ruined by changing the ending.
(Definition of integrity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"integrity" in Business English

See all translations

integritynoun [U]

uk   /ɪnˈteɡrəti/ us  
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles that you refuse to change: He was a journalist of immense skill and integrity.
the quality of being whole and complete: They do not independently check the integrity of the data that companies send to them.
(Definition of integrity from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “integrity”
in Korean 진실성…
in Arabic نَزاهة…
in Malaysian kejujuran…
in French intégrité…
in Russian честность, принципиальность…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誠實, 正直…
in Italian integrità…
in Turkish erdem, doğruluk, dürüstlük…
in Polish prawość…
in Spanish integridad…
in Vietnamese trung thực…
in Portuguese integridade…
in Thai ความซื่อสัตย์…
in German die Rechtschaffenheit…
in Catalan integritat…
in Japanese 高潔…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诚实, 正直…
in Indonesian kejujuran…
What is the pronunciation of integrity?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“integrity” in British English

“integrity” in American English

“integrity” in Business English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

sunscreen

a substance that you put on your skin to prevent it from being damaged by the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More