Ethical - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈeθɪkl|  American pronunciation of the word ethical
Brit.  |ˈɛθɪk(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word ethical


- adhering to ethical and moral principles(syn: honorable, honourable)

it seems ethical and right


Some doctors feel that this procedure is not medically ethical.

...the ethical behavior expected of every member of the police force...

The use of animals in scientific tests raises difficult ethical questions.

The president must have the highest ethical standards.

I don't think it's ethical for you to accept a job you know you can't do.

While such activities are not strictly illegal, they are certainly not ethical.

an empirical basis for an ethical theory

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