principled Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"principled" in British English

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principledadjective

uk   us   /ˈprɪn.sɪ.pl̩d/ formal
always ​behaving in an ​honest and ​moral way: She was a very principled woman. based on ​moralrules: The Church is taking a principled ​stand against the ​conflict.
(Definition of principled from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"principled" in American English

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principledadjective

 us   /ˈprɪn·sə·pəld/
based on ​principles, or (of a ​person) having good ​personalstandards of ​behavior: She was ​known among her ​colleagues as a principled ​professional.
(Definition of principled from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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