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Idioms for conscience
- in all reason and fairness.
- certainly; assuredly.
Origin of conscience
OTHER WORDS FROM consciencecon·science·less, adjectivecon·science·less·ly, adverbcon·science·less·ness, nounsub·con·science, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH conscienceconscience , conscious
Example sentences from the Web for conscience
Remember, corporations have religious consciences now, thanks to Hobby Lobby.RFRA Madness: What’s Next for Anti-Democratic ‘Religious Exemptions’|Jay Michaelson|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But for Reynolds and Robbins, obeying their consciences came with a price tag.
We were told to fear these hooded men and so many of us threw away our 9/10/2001 consciences.
So what about this idea that not only are corporations people, but people with consciences?Contraception Looks Like a Loser at the Supreme Court|Jay Michaelson|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First, the Court will have to decide that corporations are not only people, but people with consciences.Do Corporations Believe in God? The ‘Hobby Lobby’ Case Has the Answer|Jay Michaelson|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In reference to this, as well as to any other matter inculcated upon them, their consciences will either approve or condemn them.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
It was a device by which thousands have tried to salve their consciences, and to try to find an excuse for wrong-doing.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
The shopkeeper and his wife, drawn two ways by pity and self-interest, began by lulling their consciences with words.An Episode Under the Terror|Honore de Balzac
Their consciences told them both that either wished to conceal from the other his wickedness and forgetfulness of God.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
Then their consciences were moved, and they saw a punishment for their crime in selling Joseph fifteen years before.Beacon Lights of History, Volume II|John Lord
British Dictionary definitions for conscience
- the sense of right and wrong that governs a person's thoughts and actions
- regulation of one's actions in conformity to this sense
- a supposed universal faculty of moral insight
- with regard to truth and justice
Derived forms of conscienceconscienceless, adjective
Word Origin for conscience
Medical definitions for conscience
Idioms and Phrases with conscience
see have a clear conscience; in conscience.