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principle

noun
 
/ˈprɪn·sɪ·pl/
a belief about how you should behave
道義, 主義, 信条
He must be punished – it’s a matter of principle.
on principle If you refuse to do something on principle, you refuse to do it because you think it is wrong.
信条に基づいて, 主義として
She doesn’t wear fur on principle.
Translations of “principle”
in Korean 원칙…
in Arabic مَبْدَأ…
in French principe…
in Italian principio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 基本思想, 原理, 原則…
in Russian принцип, правило…
in Turkish ilke, prensip, genel kural ve uygulamalar…
in Polish zasada, zasady…
in Spanish principio…
in Portuguese princípio…
in German das Gesetz, die Grundregel…
in Catalan principi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 基本思想, 原理, 原则…
(Definition of principle from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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