Definition of moralism in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmôrəlizəm/


The practice of moralizing, especially showing a tendency to make judgments about others' morality: the patriotic moralism of many political leaders
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  • Policies to avoid bias in the conduct and reporting of research should be guided by scientific principles, not by moralism or prejudice.
  • The leadership shifted its focus to a more general and more secular moralism that was concerned with ethical conduct and culture.
  • It is populist moralism to talk about not investing in arms companies.

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Syllabification: mor·al·ism

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