Conscientious

Definition of Conscientious

Con`sci`en´tious
a.1.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.
The advice of wise and conscientious men.
- Prescott.
2.Characterized by a regard to conscience; conformed to the dictates of conscience; - said of actions.
A holy and conscientious course.
- Abp. Tillotson.

Related Words

accurate, active, attentive, careful, cautious, censorious, choicy, choosy, circumspect, close, compliant, conforming, conscionable, constant, correct, critical, deferential, delicate, demanding, detailed, devoted, devout, diligent, discreet, discriminating, discriminative, duteous, dutiful, ethical, exact, exacting, exigent, exquisite, fair, faithful, fastidious, fine, finical, finicking, finicky, fussy, heedful, high-minded, honorable, just, loyal, meticulous, mindful, minute, moral, narrow, nice, obedient, observant, overconscientious, overscrupulous, painstaking, particular, perfectionistic, picky, politic, practicing, precise, precisianistic, precisionistic, priggish, principled, prudent, prudish, punctilious, punctual, puristic, puritanic, refined, regardful, religious, respectful, responsible, right, right-minded, righteous, rigid, rigorous, scrupulous, scrutinizing, selective, sensitive, serious, strict, subtle, tender-conscienced, thorough, true, upstanding
Word:

Browse

Conquassate
Conquer
Conquerable
Conqueress
conquering
Conqueror
Conquest
Conquian
Consanguine
Consanguineal
Consanguined
Consanguineous
Consanguinity
Consarcination
Conscience
Conscience clause
Conscience money
Conscienced
Conscienceless
Conscient
-Conscientious-
Conscientiously
Conscientiousness
Conscionable
Conscionableness
Conscionably
Conscious
Consciously
Consciousness
Conscribe
Conscript
Conscript fathers
Conscription
Consecrate
Consecrater
Consecration
Consecrator
Consecratory
Consectaneous
Consectary
Consecute
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home