What does conscientious mean?

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. The National Rifle Association:

    GAO’s findings showed nothing so much as that private sellers advertising online are knowledgeable about the law, conscientious, and self-policing.

  2. 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?

  3. Christian Graugaard:

    We should strengthen their ability to distinguish between the media's depictions of the body and sex and the everyday life of an average teenager, they should become conscientious and critical consumers.

  4. Albert Einstein:

    The conscientious objector is a revoultionary. On deciding to disobey the law he sacrifices his personal interests to the most important cause of working for the betterment of society.

  5. Pope Francis:

    I can say the conscientious objection is a right that is a part of every human right. It is a right, conscientious objection must enter into every juridical structure because it is a right, a human right.

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