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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 from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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