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Conscientious

Pronunciation of Conscientious
/kˌɒnsɪˈɛnʃəs/, /kˌɒnsɪˈɛnʃəs/, /k_ˌɒ_n_s_ɪ__ˈɛ_n_ʃ_ə_s/

Antonyms for conscientious:

indifferent, careless, unscrupulous, unconscientious, dishonest.

Synonyms for conscientious:

Sense 1

tireless, efficient, hard-working, bookish, industrious.

Sense 2

wonky, Overworked, productive, studious.

devoted

dutiful.

honorable

high-minded, reputable.

Other synonyms and related words:

Overworked, loving, punctual, industrious, efficient, moral, high-minded, hard-working, dutiful, reputable, nice, tireless, just, righteous, painstaking.

all (adjective)

painstaking, scrupulous.

attentive (adjective)

observant, heedful.

fastidious (adjective)

proper, choosy, discriminating, priggish, particular, discerning, severe, correct, perspicacious, persnickety, hypercritical, exacting, fastidious, careful, picky, prim, flawless, fussy, punctilious, Qualmish, rigorous, squeamish, mincing, critical, literal, meticulous, finicky, dainty, epicurean, methodical, delicate, accurate, prudish, diligent, demanding, scrupulous, precise.

hardworking (adjective)

industrious.

moral, upright (adjective)

scrupulous, just, strict, high-minded, responsible.

obedient (adjective)

dutiful.

on time (adjective)

punctual.

painstaking (adjective)

hard-working.

reliable (adjective)

trustworthy, trusty, loyal, faithful, certain, devoted, dependable, reliable.

reputable (adjective)

reputable.

thorough, careful (adjective)

punctilious, fastidious, faithful, meticulous, heedful, particular, punctual, reliable, exacting, diligent, fussy, painstaking.

vigilant (adjective)

cautious, prepared, diligent, responsible, regardful, sharp-eyed, mindful, ready, thorough, particular, scrupulous, observant, alert, prudent, heedful, careful, fussy, thoughtful, meticulous, provident, fastidious, vigilant, guarded, finical, watchful, precise, strict, exacting, attentive.

virtuous (adjective)

righteous.

conscientious (noun)

painstaking, scrupulous, careful, moral.

Usage examples for conscientious:

  • A very conscientious worker he must have been. - "Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life", Arthur Conan Doyle.
  • Quite so, but others may be less conscientious. - "Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch", H. Rider Haggard.

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