A unit of apothecary weight equal to 20 grains (synset 113744165)
hypernym: apothecaries' unit, apothecaries' weight - any weight unit used in pharmacy; an ounce is equal to 480 grains and a pound is equal to 12 ouncespart holonym: grain - 1/60 dram; equals an avoirdupois grain or 64.799 milligrams
Uneasiness about the fitness of an action (synset 107540794)
hypernym: anxiety - a vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune
An ethical or moral principle that inhibits action (synset 105966604)
hypernym: principle - a rule or standard especially of good behavior
Hesitate on moral grounds (synset 202647382)
"The man scrupled to perjure himself"
Raise scruples (synset 201798206)
"He lied and did not even scruple about it"
- Have doubts about (synset 200927343)
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