Meaning of scrupulous

scru•pu•lous

Pronunciation: (skr'pyu-lus), [key]
— adj.
  1. having scruples; having or showing a strict regard for what one considers right; principled.
  2. punctiliously or minutely careful, precise, or exact: a scrupulous performance.
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