conscientious definition

  • adjective:
    • directed by or perhaps in accordance utilizing the dictates of conscience; principled: a conscientious decision to talk out about injustice.
    • detailed and assiduous: a conscientious worker; a conscientious work to comply with the regulations.
    • Thorough, cautious, or aware; suggests a desire to-do an activity really.
    • affected by conscience; governed by a strict reference to the dictates of conscience, or by the understood or expected principles of right and wrong; -- stated of people.
    • described as a regard to conscience; conformed into dictates of conscience; -- said of actions.
    • led by or perhaps in accordance with conscience or feeling of right and incorrect
    • described as severe attention and great effort
  • others:
    • Conscious.
    • Managed by conscience; governed by a strict reference to the dictates of conscience, or because of the known or expected principles of right and incorrect: because, a conscientious judgÄ—.
    • Regulated by conscience; in line with the dictates of conscience; springing from conscience: as, a conscientious scruple.
    • Synonyms and Scrupulous, exact, cautious, faithful, upright, honest, honorable, righteous.

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