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English definition of “unscrupulous”

unscrupulous

adjective     /ʌnˈskruːpjələs/
behaving in a way that is dishonest or unfair in order to get what you want : unscrupulous dealers/employers/operators Counterfeit documents make it easier for unscrupulous employers to knowingly hire illegal workers . We protect consumers by going after unscrupulous lenders or unscrupulous contractors or unscrupulous real estate agents . unscrupulous businesses / companies / practices
unscrupulously adverb unscrupulousness noun [U]
(Definition of unscrupulous adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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