The use of authority and power to uphold what is right, just, or lawful
Socially proper actions; the proprieties
(Rare, countable) A particular kind or instance of this quality.
Agreement with truth or fact; correctness
The status or policy of a nation not participating directly or indirectly in a war between other nations
(Uncountable) The equal treatment of people irrespective of social or cultural differences.
(Informal) Any dealing or transaction that is honest and fair
(Countable) Something acknowledged to be true; a true statement or axiom.
The definition of charity is an act or feeling of kindness or goodwill or a voluntary gift of money or time to those in need.
All or part of the right side
Sharp honesty or frankness in expressing oneself
A title of respect given to certain officials, as judges
The definition of balance is the amount of something left over after additions and subtractions have been made.
Moderation is defined as avoiding excess or extremes.
The act or conduct of one who is righteous.
A yielding and conceding on both sides; compromise
Due is defined as something that is deserved or needs to be paid.
The state or quality of being exact.
Something deserving positive recognition.
The act or process of disconnecting or detaching; separation.
Lack of personal or selfish interest
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A particularly efficacious, good, or beneficial quality; advantage:
The quality or condition of being kind and gentle.
A compulsory tax or payment exacted by some English sovereigns without the consent of Parliament.
(Mil., etc.) An assigned period of responsibility, as a watch or sentry duty
The quality or state of being legitimate
Straightforward dealing with others
Sportsmanship is defined as ethical, appropriate, polite and fair behavior while participating in a game or athletic event.
Fair play is defined as the act of abiding by the rules.
(Informal) Fair, just, or equitable treatment
The definition of courtesy is polite behavior and the showing of proper manners or is a polite and socially proper act.
Moral Truths - You hold widely held beliefs. For example, it is widely considered an inalienable truth that killing is wrong.
A civil, or polite, act or utterance
Attributive form of good faith.
The quality or condition of being rational; reasonableness or the possession or use of reason
Absence of discrimination.
Accordance with truth; accuracy of statement
Quality, condition, or instance of being legal or lawful
Moral uprightness; righteousness.
Something of value to either the promisee or the promisor of a contract (usually cash, but also property, a promise to do something or not to do something, and so on) that is given or will be given by the promisee to the promisor in exchange for a performance or a promise of a performance by the promisor. For the contract to be enforceable, the consideration must be something that the promisee, to his or her detriment or loss, is giving up, or something that benefits the promisor.
The definition of injustice is something that is not fair or just.
An unjust, injurious, or immoral act:
An exhibition intended to inform people about a product or business opportunity:
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