Associations to the word «Ethics»

Wiktionary

ETHICS, noun. (philosophy) The study of principles relating to right and wrong conduct.
ETHICS, noun. Morality.
ETHICS, noun. The standards that govern the conduct of a person, especially a member of a profession.

Dictionary definition

ETHICS, noun. Motivation based on ideas of right and wrong.
ETHICS, noun. The philosophical study of moral values and rules.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche