Meaning of “rectitude” in the English Dictionary

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"rectitude" in British English

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rectitudenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈrek.tɪ.tʃuːd/ us /ˈrek.tə.tuːd/ formal

honesty and correct moral behaviour:

An austere man of unquestioned moral rectitude, Nava inspired deep devotion in those who worked for him.

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

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