dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information


4 definitions found
 for Integrity
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Integrity \In*teg"ri*ty\, n. [L. integritas: cf. F.
     int['e]grit['e]. See Integer, and cf. Entirety.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. The state or quality of being entire or complete;
        wholeness; entireness; unbroken state; as, the integrity
        of an empire or territory. --Sir T. More.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. 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.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The moral grandeur of independent integrity is the
              sublimest thing in nature.            --Buckminster.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Their sober zeal, integrity, and worth. --Cowper.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. Unimpaired, unadulterated, or genuine state; entire
        correspondence with an original condition; purity.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Language continued long in its purity and integrity.
                                                    --Sir M. Hale.
  
     Syn: Honesty; uprightness; rectitude. See Probity.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  integrity
      n 1: an undivided or unbroken completeness or totality with
           nothing wanting; "the integrity of the nervous system is
           required for normal development"; "he took measures to
           insure the territorial unity of Croatia" [syn: integrity,
           unity, wholeness]
      2: moral soundness; "he expects to find in us the common honesty
         and integrity of men of business"; "they admired his
         scrupulous professional integrity"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  129 Moby Thesaurus words for "integrity":
     absoluteness, assured probity, blamelessness, character, cleanness,
     coherence, collectivity, combination, completeness, complex,
     comprehensiveness, decency, differentiation, differentness,
     distinctiveness, egohood, elementarity, embodiment, entireness,
     entirety, erectness, estimableness, exhaustiveness, fairness,
     forthrightness, fullness, fundamentality, fusion, good character,
     goodness, high ideals, high principles, high-mindedness,
     homogeneity, honesty, honor, honorableness, human factor, identity,
     immaculacy, inclusiveness, incorruptibility, incorruption,
     individualism, individuality, indivisibility, intactness, integer,
     integrality, integration, inviolability, irreducibility,
     irreproachability, irreproachableness, justice, justness, monism,
     moral excellence, moral strength, morality, nobility, nominalism,
     nonconformity, omnipresence, oneness, organic unity, particularism,
     particularity, perfection, personal equation, personal identity,
     personality, personship, pervasiveness, plainness, plenitude,
     principle, principles, probity, pureness, purity, rectitude,
     reputability, respectability, righteousness, self-identity,
     selfhood, selfness, selfsameness, severity, simpleness, simplicity,
     singleness, singularity, solidarity, solidification, solidity,
     soul, soundness, stability, stainlessness, starkness,
     straightforwardness, thoroughness, togetherness, totality,
     trustworthiness, ubiquity, unadulteration, undividedness,
     unification, uniformity, unimpeachability, unimpeachableness,
     uniqueness, unity, universality, univocity, unmixedness,
     unsophistication, unspottedness, uprightness, upstandingness,
     veracity, virtue, virtuousness, whole, wholeness, worthiness
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  integrity
  
     1.  data integrity.
  
     2.  referential integrity.
  

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org