Old English Synonyms
The basic truths or laws on which a system, belief, or way of life is founded.
A principle is a basic truth, law, or assumption. It is a guideline or a belief that governs one’s thinking and actions.
There are certain principles that one must adhere to in order to be successful.
My principle is that if you work hard, you will be rewarded.
honesty is the best policy. This is a principle that I live by.
Incorporating physical activity into your daily routine is a key principle of a healthy lifestyle.
One principle of effective communication is to always maintain eye contact with your listener.