Meaning of Scruples

English: Scruples
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

a moral or ethical consideration or standard that acts as a restraining force or inhibits certain actions.

Definition: 2

a very small portion or amount.

Definition: 3

a unit of weight equal to 20 grains (1.295 grams) or 1/3 of a dram, apothecaries' weight.

Definition: 4

an ancient Roman unit of weight equivalent to 1/24 of an ounce or 1/288 of an as or pound. Compare as2 (def 2).

Definition: 5

to have scruples.