integrity integrity  /ɪn ˈtɛ ɡrə ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an undivided or unbroken completeness or totality with nothing wanting
  2. (n) moral soundness

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As the world's most famous prisoner and, now, his country's leader, he exemplifies a moral integrity that shines far beyond South Africa.
  2. Any Chinese President needs to reflect the necessities of his society, including the territorial integrity of a united China.
  3. During the fighting I met Massoud at his headquarters north of Kabul and was struck by his intense integrity, charisma and disarming humor.

News

  1. Gov. Perry vetos 16 bills, including funding for Public Integrity Unit

    Gov. Perry cut funding for the Public Integrity Unit Friday afternoon after Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, the head of the unit, was convicted of drunk driving and refused to resign.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: YNN Austin

  2. Public Integrity Unit funding cut

    Gov. Rick Perry's office is already handing a handful of decisions – including the line item veto of funding to the Travis County District Attorney’s Public Integrity Unit.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KXAN 36 Austin

  3. Integrity data finds success, helps community

    Integrity Data started in 1996 and it's grown from Patrick Doolin's garage to downtown Lincoln. Doolin, second on the left, credits his staff for his company's success.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Lincoln Courier

Quotes

  1. "I will seek somebody with a sharp and independent mind and a record of excellence and integrity. I will seek someone who understands that justice isn't just about some abstract legal theory or footnote in a casebook," Obama said.
    on May 1, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Xinhua

  2. "President Ford was a great American who gave many years of dedicated service to our country," President George W. Bush said in a statement from Crawford, Texas. "With his quiet integrity, common sense, and kind instincts, President Ford...
    on Dec 27, 2006 By: President Bush Source: New Zealand Herald

  3. "She's got the grit, integrity, good sense and fierce devotion to the common good that is exactly what we need in Washington today," McCain said. "She's exactly who I need. She's exactly what this country needs."
    on Aug 29, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Newsweek

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