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To them he added a scrupulous attention to the demands of the wardrobe. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Looking for the motivations for this belief requires a careful and scrupulous assessment of the evidence. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But will it be her or her less scrupulous alter ego who knocks on his bedroom door? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Yet as a judge he applied the law with scrupulous care. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Science has an image problem, caused by those with a less scrupulous attitude to confidentiality. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is scrupulous in its attention to all the surface details that define time, place and mood. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And perhaps the scrupulous attention that has gone into the making of these people evokes also a deeper and more important sense of care. Times, Sunday Times (2012)True, making the best of these requires exactly the scrupulous attention to detail you were just complaining about. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And with scrupulous judicious attention. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A number of companies appear less scrupulous than others and seek to sell on your property soon after buying it. The Sun (2008)They bought surveillance software from some of the West's less scrupulous companies. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is also relevant to note that if research centres get driven abroad to less scrupulous and less craven countries, more animal suffering will undoubtedly result. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Then we are no longer witnesses, but lawyers arguing the case, not always with scrupulous attention to detail. Christianity Today (2000)But how often in our frenetic modern world do we take the time to consider anything with such careful, scrupulous, meditative intensity? Times, Sunday Times (2008)

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Translations for 'scrupulous'

British English: scrupulous ADJECTIVE
Someone who is scrupulous takes great care to do what is fair, honest, or morally right.
You're being very scrupulous, but to what end?

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