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scruples
used in Of Human Bondage

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ethical or moral principles that discourage certain kinds of action
  • But he had a fiendish desire to break down their scruples, he wanted to know how abominably they could behave towards him; if he tempted them a little more they would yield, and he took a fierce joy at the thought of their dishonour.
    75-76 — Chapters 75-76 (93% in)

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