Ethos is defined as the beliefs or ideas by which a person or group lives.noun
An example of an ethos is the community goals set in a mission statement.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: Gr ēthos, disposition, character: see ethical
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Origin: Greek ēthos, character; see s(w)e- in Indo-European roots.