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Definitions for conscientious
ˌkɒn ʃiˈɛn ʃəs, ˌkɒn si-con·sci·en·tious

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conscientious, painstaking, scrupulous(adj)

    characterized by extreme care and great effort

    "conscientious application to the work at hand"; "painstaking research"; "scrupulous attention to details"

  2. conscientious(adj)

    guided by or in accordance with conscience or sense of right and wrong

    "a conscientious decision to speak out about injustice"

Wiktionary

  1. conscientious(Adjective)

    Thorough, careful, or vigilant; implies a desire to do a task well.

    He was a thoughtful and conscientious worker.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conscientious(adj)

    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

  2. Conscientious(adj)

    characterized by a regard to conscience; conformed to the dictates of conscience; -- said of actions

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conscientious in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conscientious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of conscientious in a Sentence

  1. Raymond Starks:

    I would support laws allowing for conscientious objection in some circumstances.

  2. Pope Francis:

    It is a right, and if a person does not allow others to be a conscientious objector, he denies a right.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    A peaceful, moral and conscientious person excessively deserves to be respected!

  4. Ryan Anderson:

    We have a rich history in the United States of accommodating conscientious objectors, kentucky accommodates conscientious objectors for other types of licensings. ... The question should be: If we can accommodate someone, why shouldn't we?

  5. EMEASOBA GEORGE:

    You should be committed in all that you do in life. For, your value increases along side with your level of commitment i.e. the more committed you are, the more valuable you will be. Besides that, anyone who is not committed in whatever he or she does will sooner or later become redundant (no longer needed or useful). In other words, lack of commitment causes redundancy. Thus, you've got to be conscientious. I mean, be diligent in all your works or duties (for life). ~Emeasoba George

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