integrity

[ɪntˈɛɡɹɪtɪ], [ɪntˈɛɡɹɪtɪ], [ɪ_n_t_ˈɛ_ɡ_ɹ_ɪ_t_ɪ]

Antonyms for integrity:

degradation, evil, wishy-washiness, brand, foxiness, rascality, transgression, misdeed, disgrace, underhandedness, shamelessness, debasement, inaccuracy, unrighteousness, corruption, slyness, crookery, indecency, deceitfulness, profligacy, insidiousness, vileness, blot, dissipation, debauchery, ungodliness, falseness, fakery, falsehood, untruth, falsity, wretchedness, decadence, iniquity, equivocation, cozenage, lowness, guilefulness, dereliction, evildoing, lying, looseness, disgracefulness, guilt, deceptiveness, indirection, partiality, smudge, licentiousness, oiliness, hypocrisy, knavery, dishonor, blameworthiness, slur, demerit, mendaciousness, grievance, duplicity, immorality, weakness, foible, craft, frailness, insincerity, dishonesty, deception, failing, smoothness, perfidy, stigma, crookedness, inequity, craftiness, villainy, spinelessness, dissimulation, reprehensibleness, impropriety, mendacity, wimpiness, deceit, wickedness, onus, untruthfulness, spot, stain, roguishness, depravity, unfairness, badness, rottenness, unreasonableness, vice, treacherousness, sin, want, Libertinage, viciousness, dissoluteness, trickery, favoritism, wimpishness, indiscretion, wrong, slipperiness, corruptness, furtiveness, dupery, disreputableness, cunning, cheating, artifice, delinquency, meanness, wiliness, taint, corruptibility, indecorum, venality, Libertinism, treachery, prevarication, exaggeration, criminality, pervertedness, softness, dissipatedness, dissembling, perversion, frailty, Double dealing, sinfulness, two-facedness, Cunningness, shortcoming, baseness, degeneracy, guile, smirch, injustice, fraud, unscrupulousness, beguilement, fault, swindle, slickness, unlawfulness, treason.


Definitions of integrity:

  1.   The entire or unimpaired state of anything; uprightness; honesty. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2.   The state or quality of being entire or complete; wholeness; entireness; unbroken state; as, the integrity of an empire or territory. – Newage Dictionary DB
  3.   Entireness, wholeness: the unimpaired state of anything: uprightness: honesty: purity. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4.   Uprightness; virtue; honesty; soundness; uninjured or unbroken state of anything. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5.   Wholeness; entireness; unbroken state; moral soundness; uprightness; honesty. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6.   an unreduced or unbroken completeness or totality – Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7.   Completeness; soundness. – The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8.   Uprightness of character; probity. – The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9.   Moral soundness; honesty; freedom from corrupting influence or motive; - used especially with reference to the fulfillment of contracts, the discharge of agencies, trusts, and the like; uprightness; rectitude. – Newage Dictionary DB
  10.   Wholeness; uprightness; purity. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11.   Unimpaired, unadulterated, or genuine state; entire correspondence with an original condition; purity. – Newage Dictionary DB

Quotes for integrity:

  1. I know what I did and how I accomplished it. I am proud of it and know that it was done with integrity – Brady Anderson
  2. My father is a man of impeccable character who has worked tirelessly for the United Nations for many years. His integrity is beyond reproach. – Kojo Annan
  3. We must do more to protect our neighborhoods and give integrity to our community plans. – Alan Autry
  4. Live so that when your children think of fairness, caring, and integrity they think of you. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
  5. Confounding people's expectations was a way to maintain integrity – Lindsey Buckingham
  6. You can't, in sound morals, condemn a man for taking care of his own integrity It is his clear duty. – Joseph Conrad
  7. I never questioned the integrity of an umpire. Their eyesight, yes. – Leo Durocher
  8. Tension is the great integrity – R. Buckminster Fuller
  9. Integrity reveals beauty. – Thomas Leonard
  10. Integrity is not a conditional word. It doesn't blow in the wind or change with the weather. It is your inner image of yourself, and if you look in there and see a man who won't cheat, then you know he never will. – John D. MacDonald
  11. Some persons are likeable in spite of their unswerving integrity – Don Marquis
  12. Today, many fans are saddened and upset by the lack of integrity they see in professional boxing that has significantly weakened the sport- the most deplorable problem of which is the treatment of the sport's athletes. – Charles W. Pickering
  13. If you look at the publishers I've worked with, generally, they're a great bunch. Creation is unlike any other publishing house you can think of. The people I've worked with have integrity and intelligence and, almost always, less money than ideas. – Peter Sotos
  14. As a cop, I dealt with every kind of bum and criminal. They all have more integrity than some Hollywood people. – Joseph Wambaugh
  15. The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity faith, love and loyalty. – Zig Ziglar

Usage examples for integrity:

  1. His father was a judge and enjoyed a reputation for strict integrity – Contemporary Russian Novelists by Serge Persky
  2. Learning, intellect, character, humility, integrity worth, he held always in true esteem. ” – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  3. This produces a wonderful effect; it seems to carry us beyond the poet to nature itself, and gives an integrity and truth to facts and character, which they could not otherwise obtain: And this is in reality that art in Shakespeare which, being withdrawn from our notice, we more emphatically call nature. ” – Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare by D. Nichol Smith
  4. “ I should be afraid that slight lack of strict integrity in the father might appear as actual crime in the son. ” – What a Young Woman Ought to Know by Mary Wood-Allen
  5. And yet, though he was more or less confronted now with men of integrity he was as helpless in their hands as if he had been a child. ” – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  6. “ Henry Moffett seems to have combined these qualities with a rare integrity – Frying Pan Farm by Elizabeth Brown Pryor
  7. It was then that the British Government declared that that could not be a matter of indifference, because it aimed, in fact, not only at the integrity but at the independence, of Denmark. ” – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir
  8. By and by comes my cozen Roger, and dines with us; and, after dinner, did seal his mortgage, wherein I do wholly rely on his honesty, not having so much as read over what he hath given me for it, nor minded it, but do trust to his integrity therein. ” – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  9. He made some inquiry in the store and, finding the deacon's reputation for integrity and honesty was very high, he arranged with the deacon to put in new machinery, to hire another floor in the building, and agreed that the government should make an advance payment on the first order. ” – Praying for Money by Russell H. Conwell
  10. The tone of morals and integrity is as high as elsewhere. ” – The History of Peru by Henry S. Beebe
  11. The fact is, generally speaking, parents are so confident that their children do not lack in honesty and integrity at a time when these principles should be forcibly impressed upon them, that they let the occasion for moral training pass until bad habits are deeply rooted in their character. ” – Reflections on the Operation of the Present System of Education, 1853 by Christopher C. Andrews
  12. Such an agreement, they held, would be accepted by Parliament in its integrity – John Redmond's Last Years by Stephen Gwynn
  13. If her father's relatives were people of integrity and refinement, any business discussion or explanation with them would have been most distressing; no wonder that he avoided it, especially since Erika's maintenance cost him little or nothing. ” – Countess Erika's Apprenticeship by Ossip Schubin
  14. Through all the flash of words I have maintained the integrity of mine intellect. ” – Hildegarde's Harvest by Laura E. Richards
  15. The object of my visit was to assure myself of the integrity of my daughter's conduct. ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  16. Besides the security which he felt in my age, he had judged me by his own small commercial standard, and had found me a model of integrity – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  17. Certainly, that night, I thought of no one else; and, though her whole conduct and position seemed suspicious, I could not find it in my heart to entertain a doubt of her integrity – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  18. When trials come, there is just one proper way to meet them; that is, with determination to overcome them and to keep our integrity during the time that we are suffering under them. ” – Heart Talks by Charles Wesley Naylor
  19. “ I must be sure of his integrity before giving rein to my sympathies. ” – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  20. Not until a man has lost his moral sense of values would he trade his integrity and self- respect for any other gift the world could offer. ” – The Girl Wanted by Nixon Waterman

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