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conscientious


 
  Grep  of  noun  conscientious 
  conscientious  objector 
  conscientiousness 
 
  Overview  of  adj  conscientious 
 
  The  adj  conscientious  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  conscientious,  painstaking,  scrupulous  --  (characterized  by  extreme  care  and  great  effort;  "conscientious  application  to  the  work  at  hand";  "painstaking  research";  "scrupulous  attention  to  details") 
  2.  conscientious  --  (guided  by  or  in  accordance  with  conscience  or  sense  of  right  and  wrong  "a  conscientious  decision  to  speak  out  about  injustice") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  conscientious 
 
  2  senses  of  conscientious 
 
  Sense  1 
  conscientious,  painstaking,  scrupulous 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  careful)  ->  careless 
 
  Sense  2 
  conscientious  (vs.  unconscientious) 
 
  unconscientious  (vs.  conscientious) 
  =>  conscienceless,  unconscionable 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  conscientious 
 
  2  senses  of  conscientious 
 
  Sense  1 
  conscientious,  painstaking,  scrupulous 
  =>  careful  (vs.  careless) 
 
  Sense  2 
  conscientious  (vs.  unconscientious) 
  =>  moral 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  conscientious 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  conscientious 
 
  conscientious  used  as  an  adjective  is  rare  (polysemy  count  =  2) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  conscientious 
  conscientious 
  unconscientious 
 
  Overview  of  adj  conscientious 
 
  The  adj  conscientious  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  conscientious,  painstaking,  scrupulous  --  (characterized  by  extreme  care  and  great  effort;  "conscientious  application  to  the  work  at  hand";  "painstaking  research";  "scrupulous  attention  to  details") 
  2.  conscientious  --  (guided  by  or  in  accordance  with  conscience  or  sense  of  right  and  wrong  "a  conscientious  decision  to  speak  out  about  injustice") 



conscientious definition