Definition of Ethical Society in US English:

Ethical Society


  • Specifically. Originally: the Society for Ethical Culture in New York, formed to promote ethical living without reference to theology. Later: (the name of) any of the organizations belonging or affiliated to the movement which originated from this society.


Early 19th century (in an earlier sense). From ethical + society.


Ethical Society

/ˈɛθɪkl səˌsʌɪəti/