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scrupulous
used in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

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Definition
careful to behave ethically and/or diligently (with great care and attention to detail)
  • The scrupulous regard of Laertes for his wife's feelings is of a piece with the extreme jealousy for the honour of woman, which is manifest throughout the "Odyssey".
    Footnotes (6% in)
scrupulous = careful and diligent
There are no more uses of "scrupulous" in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler).

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