|1.||[ adjective ] not adhering to ethical or moral principles|
|Synonyms:||immoral dishonorable dishonourable base|
"base and unpatriotic motives" "a base, degrading way of life" "cheating is dishonorable" "they considered colonialism immoral" "unethical practices in handling public funds"
|2.||[ adjective ] not conforming to approved standards of social or professional behavior|
"unethical business practices"
|Related terms:||ethical wrong|