Definition of Scrupulously

1. Adverb. With extreme conscientiousness. "He came religiously every morning at 8 o'clock"


Definition of Scrupulously

1. Adverb. In a careful manner, with scruple; done with careful attention to detail. ¹

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Definition of Scrupulously

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Scrupulously

scrupled
scrupleless
scrupler
scruplers
scruples
scrupling
scrupulist
scrupulists
scrupulize
scrupulized
scrupulizes
scrupulizing
scrupulosities
scrupulosity
scrupulous
scrupulously (current term)
scrupulousness
scrupulousnesses
scrutability
scrutable
scrutation
scrutations
scrutator
scrutin de liste
scrutin de liste system
scrutin uninomial system
scrutin uninominal voting system
scrutineer
scrutineered
scrutineering

Literary usage of Scrupulously

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1831)
"... ;(13) they contented themselves with disobeying the moral precepts, but they were scrupulously attached to the speculative doctrines, of their religion. ..."

2. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1909)
"When at Jerusalem he observed scrupulously the ceremonial law and became beloved even by the Pharisees, though he patronized Greek culture and games outside ..."

3. Plutarch's Lives by Plutarch (1918)
"One should scrupulously shun disgraceful deeds ; but the anxious fear of ever}' kind ... scrupulously ..."

4. History of the United States: From the Discovery of the American Continent by George Bancroft (1856)
"And would the purchaser be scrupulously —~ inquisitive of the birthplace and instruction of his laborers ? Besides, the culture of sugar was now ..."

5. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Josephus intimates that this enactment was scrupulously observed (Bell, jud., IV, v, 2). The executions cited in support of the opinion are too few, ..."

6. On the Study of Celtic Literature by Matthew Arnold (1867)
"a scrupulously faithful antiquary, and one that was deeply versed in the traditions of his order—the late lolo Morganwg—that King Arthur in his Institutes ..."

7. On the Study of Celtic Literature by Matthew Arnold (1867)
"a scrupulously faithful antiquary, and one that was deeply versed in'the traditions of his order—the late lolo Morganwg—that King Arthur in his Institutes ..."

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