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

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  1. conscientiousadjective

    impulsive, capricious

  2. conscientiousadjective

    He was a thoughtful and conscientious worker.

    impulsive, capricious

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. conscientious

    scrupulous, exact, equitable, strict, upright, highprincipled

    unscrupulous, lax, unprincipled, reprobate, unconscientious

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conscientious, painstaking, scrupulousadjective

    characterized by extreme care and great effort

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

    painstaking, scrupulous

    careless, unconscionable, conscienceless, unconscientious

  2. conscientiousadjective

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

    "a conscientious decision to speak out about injustice"

    painstaking, scrupulous

    careless, unconscionable, unconscientious, conscienceless

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conscientiousadjective

    scrupulous, upright, honest, just, exact, honorable, fair, uncorrupt, incorruptible, ingenuous, high-minded, straightforward

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. conscientiousadjective

    scrupulous, just, upright, high- minded

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How to use conscientious in a sentence?

  1. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind... War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today.

  2. Joseph Varon:

    We have patients up to the wazoo. The wards are full. My nurses are exhausted. Emotions are everywhere. People are dying, my hope for 2021 is that people are a little more conscientious.

  3. Andrea Young:

    What I witnessed at a polling precinct in Southwest Atlanta was an older voter who voted in person because her absentee ballot had not arrived. She returned home to find the ballot had been delivered and was so conscientious that she brought it back to the polls and destroyed it in the presence of poll workers.

  4. Pope Francis:

    Conscientious objection must enter into every juridical structure because it is a right.

  5. Pope Francis:

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

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