prin·ci·pled /-s(ə)pəld, səbəld/
Prin·ci·ple v. t. [imp. & p. p. Principled p. pr. & vb. n. Principling ] To equip with principles; to establish, or fix, in certain principles; to impress with any tenet, or rule of conduct, good or ill.
Governors should be well principled. --L'Estrange.
Let an enthusiast be principled that he or his teacher is inspired. --Locke.
adj : based on or manifesting objectively defined standards of
rightness or morality; "principled pragmatism and
unprincipled expediency"; "a principled person" [ant: unprincipled]