against (one's) principles

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against (one's) principles

In opposition or contrary to one's values or beliefs, such as those of religion, ethics, or ideology. I'm afraid it goes against my principles to vote for a measure that would limit funding for public schools. He told me it's against his principles to drink alcohol.
See also: principle
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The 32-year-old quantum physicist, above, felt charging pounds 1 for lollies that cost 10p to make was against her principles - but Sir Alan took a dim view of her misplaced morals.