moral Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “moral” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "moral" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

moraladjective

uk   /ˈmɒr.əl/  us   /ˈmɔːr-/
B2 relating to the ​standards of good or ​badbehaviour, ​fairness, ​honesty, etc. that each ​personbelieves in, ​rather than to ​laws: It's her moral obligation to ​tell the ​police what she ​knows. It is not ​part of a novelist's ​job to make a moral judgment. She was the only ​politician to ​condemn the ​proposedlaw on moral ​grounds (= for moral ​reasons). The Democrats are ​attempting to capture the moral high ​ground (= are ​trying to ​appear more ​honest and good than the other ​politicalparties).
Compare
C1 behaving in ​waysconsidered by most ​people to be ​correct and ​honest: She's a very moral woman. Oh, ​stop being so moral! Is TV ​responsible for ​weakening people's moral fibre (= ​ability to ​behave well and ​honestly and ​work hard)?

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

moralnoun

uk   /ˈmɒr.əl/  us   /ˈmɔːr-/
(Definition of moral from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "moral" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

moraladjective

 us   /ˈmɔr·əl, ˈmɑr-/
  • moral adjective (RIGHT)

relating to ​standards of good ​behavior, ​honesty, and ​fairdealing, or ​showing high ​standards of this ​type: a ​highly moral man It’s her moral ​obligation to ​tell the ​police what she ​knows.

moralnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɔr·əl, ˈmɑr-/
  • moral noun [C] (RIGHT)

a ​message about how ​people should or should not ​behave, ​contained in a ​story, ​event, or ​experience: The moral of the ​story is that ​honesty is the ​bestpolicy.
  • moral noun [C] (LESSON)

literature a ​lesson that can be ​learned from a ​story, esp. a ​fable or other ​work of ​literature
(Definition of moral from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de moral
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día

new wave

people who are doing activities in a new and different way

Palabra del día

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Aprende más 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Aprende más