Synonyms for ethics

Synonyms for (noun) ethics

Synonyms: moral philosophy, ethics

Definition: the philosophical study of moral values and rules

Similar words: philosophy

Definition: the rational investigation of questions about existence and knowledge and ethics


Synonyms: morality, morals, ethical motive, ethics

Definition: motivation based on ideas of right and wrong

Similar words: need, motivation, motive

Definition: the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior

Usage: we did not understand his motivation; he acted with the best of motives