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
The numerical value of conscientious in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of conscientious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I would support laws allowing for conscientious objection in some circumstances.
A peaceful, moral and conscientious person excessively deserves to be respected!
Conscientious objection must enter into every juridical structure because it is a right.
Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
I look at Facebook as being more conscientious about operator concerns, we are not 100 percent there, but we are finding consensus.
Images & Illustrations of conscientious
Translations for conscientious
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- منجز وفقا لما يمليه الArabic
- pligtopfyldende, samvittighedsfuldDanish
- tunnontarkka, tunnollinenFinnish
- acribia, coscienziosoItalian
- sumienny, skrupulatnyPolish
- добросовестный, сознательный, честныйRussian
- са́вјестан, са́вестан, sávestan, sávjestanSerbo-Croatian
- plikttrogen, samvetsgrannSwedish
Get even more translations for conscientious »
Find a translation for the conscientious definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these conscientious definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"conscientious." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 23 Sep. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/conscientious>.