a. The awareness of a moral or ethical aspect to one's conduct together with the urge to prefer right over wrong: Let your conscience be your guide.
b. A source of moral or ethical judgment or pronouncement: a document that serves as the nation's conscience.
c. Conformity to one's own sense of right conduct: a person of unflagging conscience.
2. The part of the superego in psychoanalysis that judges the ethical nature of one's actions and thoughts and then transmits such determinations to the ego for consideration.
3. Obsolete Consciousness.
The awareness of a moral or ethical aspect to one's conduct together with the urge to prefer right over wrong
No, that's the definition of a sociopath.
The word "conscience" is spelt as you have done in the question.
It will be on his conscience for a long timeShe had an argument with her conscience about the chocolate cake.
You better be careful in life your conscience always catches up with you.
I pronounce it con-shents. Another variation is Con-Shions.
The man had a guilty conscience after stealing the loaf of bread and returned it to the store.
mind and thought
The word 'conscience' is a noun; a word for the knowledge of right and wrong, the ethical and moral principles that control or inhibit our actions or thoughts; a word for a thing.
"i was running late but my conscience wouldn't let me leave them there"
His conscience would not let him agree to the illegal plan. The thief later had a guilty conscience and returned the stolen items to the church.
A conscience helps us decide right from wrong.Scientists believe some people have no conscience.Sometimes, what is moral and ethical is hard to know even with using a conscience.
Yes, the noun 'conscience' is an abstract noun, a word for our inner feelings that act as a guide to the rightness or wrongness of our behavior; a word for a concept.
Life in the Word - 1997 The Voice of Conscience was released on: USA: 11 January 2013
The noun 'conscience' is an abstract noun, a word for an awareness of morality; a sense of right and wrong that directs someone to act morally; a word for a concept.
The definition of a word is the meaning of that particular word. For example, the definition of definition is 'a statement of the exact meaning of a word, especially in a dictionary.'
"Conscience" is a noun. Probably you could use it as an adjective with a little extra creativity, but normally, when you are talking about living according to your conscience, or listening to it... it works as a noun.
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The word "conscience" is in the King James Version of the Bible 31 times. It is in 29 verses.
Its συνείδηση (sinidisi).
The word is spelled "conscientious" (with conscience, or morally).
A psychopathic personality is one which has little morale conscience and never learns from experience.