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conscientious 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˌkänCHēˈenCHəs/,
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(of a person) Wishing to do what is right, esp. to do one's work or duty well and thoroughly,
  1. (of a person) Wishing to do what is right, esp. to do one's work or duty well and thoroughly
    • - a conscientious and hardworking clerk
  2. (of work or a person's manner) Showing such an attitude
    • - a conscientious and purposeful look on her face
  3. Relating to a person's conscience
    • - the act does not provide exemption from service on the basis of personal conscientious beliefs

  1. characterized by extreme care and great effort; "conscientious application to the work at hand"; "painstaking research"; "scrupulous attention to details"
  2. guided by or in accordance with conscience or sense of right and wrong; "a conscientious decision to speak out about injustice"
  3. (conscientiously) scrupulously: with extreme conscientiousness; "he came religiously every morning at 8 o'clock"
  4. Thorough, careful, or vigilant; implies a desire to do a task well
  5. (Conscientiousness) responsibility, dependability, persistency and achievement orientation
  6. (Conscientiousness) A mental factor that, in dependence upon effort, cherishes what is virtuous and guards the mind from delusion and non-virtue. See Meaningful to Behold and Understanding the Mind.
  7. (Conscientiousness) This feature, highlighted in almost all accounts of civil disobedience, points to the seriousness, sincerity and moral conviction with which civil disobedients breach the law. ...
  8. (Conscientiousness) the tendency to be organized, careful, and disciplined vs. disorganized, careless, and impulsive.
  9. doing something carefully, because you want to do it well: "She's a conscientious student and always does her homework."
  10. hardworking, thorough, meticulous
  11. Principled; thorough