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principle
used in A Room With A View

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Definition
a basic rule or belief
The exact meaning of principle can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "our guiding principles" — basic moral beliefs that guide decisions and behavior
  • "electromagnetic principles" — rules describing how the world works
  • "She lacks principles." — lacks moral guidelines
  • "We agree in principle." — about important basic beliefs
  • But Mr. Eager—he came when I was out, and acted according to his principles.
    Chapter 19 (53% in)

There are no more uses of "principle" in A Room With A View.

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