Synonyms for morality

Synonyms for (noun) morality

Synonyms: morality

Definition: concern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong; right or good conduct

Similar words: quality

Definition: an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

Usage: the quality of mercy is not strained--Shakespeare


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