Synonyms for (noun) moral

Synonyms: moral, lesson

Definition: the significance of a story or event

Usage: the moral of the story is to love thy neighbor

Similar words: significance, signification, meaning, import

Definition: the message that is intended or expressed or signified

Usage: what is the meaning of this sentence; the significance of a red traffic light; the signification of Chinese characters; the import of his announcement was ambiguous

Synonyms for (adjective) moral

Synonyms: moral

Definition: concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles

Usage: moral sense; a moral scrutiny; a moral lesson; a moral quandary; moral convictions; a moral life

Similar words: chaste

Definition: abstaining from unlawful sexual intercourse


Similar words: clean, clean-living

Definition: morally pure

Usage: led a clean life


Similar words: moralistic

Definition: narrowly and conventionally moral


Similar words: righteous

Definition: morally justified

Usage: righteous indignation


Similar words: incorrupt

Definition: free of corruption or immorality


Synonyms: moral

Definition: psychological rather than physical or tangible in effect

Usage: a moral victory; moral support

Similar words: mental

Definition: involving the mind or an intellectual process

Usage: mental images of happy times; mental calculations; in a terrible mental state; mental suffering; free from mental defects