Definitions of probity

  1. complete and confirmed integrity Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Tried virtue or integrity; approved moral excellence; honesty; rectitude; uprightness. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. Virtue and honesty tested and proved. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Uprightness: honesty. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. Tried integrity; strict honesty. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Tried virtue or integrity; honesty; sincerity. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. Strict conformity of actions to the laws of justice; honesty; uprightness; integrity. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for probity

  1. As he accepted none of the emoluments belonging to his offices, he was the more free to insist on the perfect probity with which the administration of the funds of all offices should be conducted. – Studies from Court and Cloister by J.M. Stone
  2. The reduction of expense which would result from this appointment would be much more than adequate to the increased expense incurred by the appointment and remuneration of a gentleman of probity and respectability to this office. – The Present Picture of New South Wales (1811) by David Dickinson Mann