CET4 TEM4 IELTS 考 研 CET6
- morality (n.)
- late 14c., "moral qualities," from Old French moralité "moral (of a story); moral instruction; morals, moral character" (13c.) and directly from Late Latin moralitatem (nominative moralitas) "manner, character," from Latin moralis (see moral (adj.)). Meaning "goodness" is attested from 1590s.
Where there is no free agency, there can be no morality. Where there is no temptation, there can be little claim to virtue. Where the routine is rigorously proscribed by law, the law, and not the man, must have the credit of the conduct. [William H. Prescott, "History of the Conquest of Peru," 1847]
- 1. War turns morality inside out: killing and cruelty are virtues.
- 2. Can all our efforts towards morality prevail over the forces of evil?
- 我们为提倡伦理道德所做的努力能够战胜邪恶的力量 吗 ?
- 3. He has overthrown the basic standards of morality.
- 4. Jacelin is a person of strict morality.
- 5. Law and morality are the bulwark of society.
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