morals morals  /ˈmɔ rəlz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) motivation based on ideas of right and wrong

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The Christian churches, divided on many a point of doctrine, are united on many a point of morals: one of them is the evils of divorce.

News

  1. First Tee of the Triad hosts clinic in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The organization “First Tee of the Triad” is dedicated to teaching young kids the skills and morals...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: FOX 8 WGHP

  2. Unite Rochester: Not enough parents are preaching morality

    Stop focusing on race! Racial discrimination is not really the problem. What we actually discriminate against are children/adults that do not have morals and have not had effective discipline when it counted.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Journal News

  3. Alcohol Sales Could Go to Vote in Louisa

    Wet-dry votes across our region have stirred a debate focused on morals and money.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WSAZ NewsChannel 3 West Virginia

Quotes

  1. "The people of France have chosen change," Sarkozy said tonight in a nine-minute address at party headquarters in Paris. "I will restore the value of work, authority, morals, respect, and merit. I'll restore national pride and national...
    on May 6, 2007 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: Bloomberg

  2. "What we are trying to do is to ensure no such event happens in future, by punishing those responsible leaders as well as enterprises. None of those companies lacking professional ethics or social morals will be let off," Wen said, according to...
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Wen Jiabao Source: FOXNews

  3. "If morals don't get to them, I hope the fear of going to jail does," Fitzgerald told reporters.
    on Jun 4, 2008 By: Patrick Fitzgerald Source: Houston Chronicle

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