Rectitude - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈrektɪtuːd|  American pronunciation of the word rectitude
Brit.  |ˈrɛktɪtjuːd|  British pronunciation of the word rectitude

noun

- righteousness as a consequence of being honorable and honest (syn: uprightness)

Examples

...encouraged the graduates to go on to live lives of unimpeachable rectitude and integrity...

...has a finely honed sense of rectitude that keeps him from cheating on exams...

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