from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Possessing integrity.
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As the grand end of human life is to cultivate an intercourse with that BEING to whom we owe life, with every enjoyment that renders life delightful; and to maintain an integritive conduct towards our fellow-creatures; that so, by forming piety and virtue into habit, we may be fit members for that society of the pious and the good, which reason and revelation teach us to expect beyond the grave, I do not see that the turn of mind, and pursuits of such a one as the above verses describe -- one who spends the hours and thoughts which the vocations of the day can spare with Ossian, Shakspeare,
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