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scrupulous
(adj)
SCROO-pyǝ-lǝs
Meaning

1. conscientious; very careful

1st Sample Sentence

1. He is known to be extremely scrupulous in the carrying out of his professional duties.

2nd Meaning

2. thorough

2nd Sample Sentence

2. Together we all made a scrupulous search of the whole house, but still couldn't find the missing necklace.

Root

scrupulus (small sharp stone, uneasiness, anxiety, pricking of conscience) (Latin)

Synonyms

fastidious, meticulous, punctilious, scrupulous

Antonyms

desultory

Mnemonics

It makes you think of sculpture and while building sculpture the worker has to be very careful

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