Part of speech:
Full of caution; careful to avoid danger; circumspect; wary
Thorough and painstaking in action or execution; conscientious:
Conscientious is defined as acting in a way that is very thorough and careful.
Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
Very exact; scrupulous
Not loose or vague; exact or precise:
The definition of upright is something or someone who is strictly honest, or something that is vertical or erect.
Of good reputation; respectable
The definition of exact is completely true, following all guidelines or precise.
Showing or needing careful attention
Marked by or displaying integrity; upright:
The definition of painstaking is requiring a lot of care, effort or hard work.
The definition of particular is pertaining to a specific person, thing or place, or something that is noteworthy or under immediate consideration.
Strictly distinguished from others; very:
Having principles, as of conduct
The definition of proper is appropriate or obeying manners and standards.
Opposed in mind (to do something); unwilling; disinclined
Showing a lack of consideration:
Hasty and careless, as in execution:
Having or showing no regard for what is right or honorable; devoid of scruples.
The definition of fastidious is a very careful attention to detail, or an uptight or hyper-critical person.
Find another word for scrupulous. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for scrupulous, like: cautious, careful, conscientious, circumspect, punctilious, strict, ethical, upright, honorable, moral. See syn. study at careful.careful and dutiful.