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  Definition of Conscience
  1. conformity to one''s own sense of right conduct; "a person of unflagging conscience"
  2. a feeling of shame when you do something immoral; "he has no conscience about his cruelty"
  3. motivation deriving logically from ethical or moral principles that govern a person''s thoughts and actions
Similar Words: scruples, moral sense, sense of right and wrong

 

Hyponyms: conscientiousness, unconscientiousness, superego, wee small voice, small voice, voice of conscience, sense of shame, sense of duty

 

Anagrams: concession

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: gewete   Chinese: cmn  
Croatian: savjest   Finnish: omatunto  
French: conscience   German: Gewissen  
Hebrew: מצפון   Hungarian: lelkiismeret  
Italian: coscienza   Japanese: 良心  
Polish: sumienie   Portuguese: consciência  
Romanian: conştiinţă   Serbian: savest  
Slovene: vest   Swedish: samvete  
Telugu: sc=Telu  
 
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