Definitions for conscientiousˌkɒn ʃiˈɛn ʃəs, ˌkɒn si-
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conscientious, painstaking, scrupulous(adj)
characterized by extreme care and great effort
"conscientious application to the work at hand"; "painstaking research"; "scrupulous attention to details"
guided by or in accordance with conscience or sense of right and wrong
"a conscientious decision to speak out about injustice"
Thorough, careful, or vigilant; implies a desire to do a task well.
He was a thoughtful and conscientious worker.
influenced by conscience; governed by a strict regard to the dictates of conscience, or by the known or supposed rules of right and wrong; -- said of a person
characterized by a regard to conscience; conformed to the dictates of conscience; -- said of actions
Translations for conscientious
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- منجز وفقا لما يمليه الArabic
- pligtopfyldende, samvittighedsfuldDanish
- tunnontarkka, tunnollinenFinnish
- acribia, coscienziosoItalian
- sumienny, skrupulatnyPolish
- добросовестный, сознательный, честныйRussian
- са́вјестан, са́вестан, sávestan, sávjestanSerbo-Croatian
- plikttrogen, samvetsgrannSwedish
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