moral compass Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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moral compassnoun [C]

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a ​naturalfeeling that makes ​peopleknow what is ​right and ​wrong and how they should ​behave: Some ​peoplebelieve that the ​increase in ​crimeshows that ​society is ​losingitsmoralcompass.
(Definition of moral compass from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “moral compass”
in Chinese (Simplified) 道德准则…
in Chinese (Traditional) 道德羅盤(一種令人們能判別是非,清楚行為準則的自然感覺)…
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