Moral and Unethical


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Moral adjective – Conforming to a high standard of morality or virtue.
Usage example: the kind of moral behavior that is expected of everyone in the parish's youth organization

Unethical is an antonym for moral in topics: good, ethical.
Nearby Words: morality, moralistic, moralize, moralise, morale
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Unethical adjective – Not conforming to a high moral standard; morally unacceptable.
Usage example: unethical treatment of prisoners of war that was a clear violation of international law

Moral is an antonym for unethical in topics: dishonest, ethics.
Nearby Word: unethically
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Things that words describes

outlook moral outlook unethical outlook
man moral man unethical man
people moral people unethical people
decision moral decision unethical decision
Other nouns: behavior, lines, decisions.

Both words in one sentence

  • Amoral Attorney Whenever he does something considered unethical, he normally has a moral and compassionate reason for it.
  • House is playing "Baba O'Reilly" by The Who on his iPod before Vogler, who is trying to make him admit to a moral but technically unethical decision House made, turns it off.
  • That said, unlike other A.I.s, she not only understands human morality but claims to believe that even by human moral standards her actions would not be regarded as unethical.
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Unethical and Moral. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 23, from
Moral & Unethical. N.p., 2016. Web. 23 Jan. 2021. <>.
Unethical or Moral. 2016. Accessed January 23, 2021.

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