Translation of "scruple" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈskruː.pl̩/ us

a feeling that prevents you from doing something that you think is morally wrong or makes you uncertain about doing it

Robin Hood had no scruples about robbing the rich to give to the poor.
He is a man without scruple – he has no conscience.

(Translation of “scruple” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)