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English definition of “scrupulous”

scrupulous

adjective     /ˈskruːpjələs/
CAREFUL very careful and giving great attention to details : He's very scrupulous about making sure that all the facts are checked .Paying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilant
HONEST always honest and fair → Opposite unscrupulousHonesty, openness and sincerity
(Definition of scrupulous adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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