Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Conscience"

The meaning of "Conscience" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Ideological conscience and consciousness mean?
A:

The author wants people to think in a certain way - to follow an ideology.

To achieve this, they need people to

1. Be aware of the ideology
2. Have value judgements not only about it, but many other things as well

Therefore they must "raise" the level of awareness to a state where they can influence the type of thoughts that people have.


Layman's terms? It's a type of soft brainwashing. You control people by controlling the type of conversations and viewpoints that it's Ok to have.

Q: What does a clear conscience is the sign of bad memory mean?
A: It means you can’t remember the bad things you have done. So you can’t feel guilty.
Q: What does Your conscience got the better of your mean?
A: "Your conscience got the better of you"

generally it means you realized that something that you were about to do was not right and you didn't do it.

for example,

there is a person say in your class that you absolutely hate. you have to submit a project to the teacher at the end of school. she leaves her project back in the classroom by mistake, you have the chance of taking it and destroying her assignment, but you don't. because you know that's not fair. This would mean that your conscience got the better of you and you decided to do the right thing
Q: What does conscience mean?
A: 善心、良心的なことです(:
Q: What does his conscience is troubled by helping an escape slave mean?
A: It means that he feels guilty. Did you mean "helping a slave escape"? :)

Example sentences using "Conscience"

Q: Please show me example sentences with conscience.
A: @MyriamLeann@Muuluzi thank you!
Q: Please show me example sentences with conscience.
A: the part of your mind that tells you if what you are doing is right or wrong

Conscience Sentence Examples

He did the task for the sake of his conscience.

His fine character and conscience earned him universal respect and confidence.

A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.

He told the truth for his conscience's sake.
Q: Please show me example sentences with salve your conscience.
A: If you do something bad which makes you feel guilty, you want to salve (soothe/clean) your conscience (your thinking) like using 軟膏 (ointment). You want to do something good or do something to forget, therefore, 'salve your conscience'.

Example.
I went to the store to buy senbei to salve my conscience after eating my brother's. ^-^

I received a B on my exam and lied to my mother. I studied hard for the next exam to salve my conscience.

Hope this helps.
Q: Please show me example sentences with For conscience's sake.
A: "For conscience's sake" is an expression to show exasperation.
Like for example, when you are speaking to a person who isn't listening, and you're forced to repeat what you said, its correct to use "for conscience's sake" to show that you're annoyed.

Another common way of saying this (from where I'm from) is "for Christ's sake" or "for goodness sake"

Synonyms of "Conscience" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between conscience and conscious ?
A: Conscious means you are capable of controlled thoughts, while a conscience is a psychological construct associated with the feeling of guilt.
Q: What is the difference between conscience and consciousness ?
A: @notgonnalie Would "conscientiousness" mean "sense of duty"?
Q: What is the difference between conscience and scruple ?
A: @hirofumi: Your conscience is the little voice in your head that tells you, "You shouldn't do that, it's wrong." Your scruples are your morals, that guide what you believe is right and wrong.

Translations of "Conscience"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? where is your conscience?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? conscience, pursue?
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? conscience
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? it is on your conscience
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? conscience
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Other questions about "Conscience"

Q: 1. I swear by my true conscience that I've never lied to you.

2. I swear on my true conscience that I've never lied to you.

Is there any difference in meaning?
A: @Pioushope Yes !! But very little...

First one means that You swear from your true conscience that you've never lied to him/her.

And...

Second one means that you swear on your own true conscience that you've never lied to him/her...

Both are tippicaly same but not that much..hope this helps..
Q: Please show me how to pronounce conscience.
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Q: "human consciences are built to do no harm" does this sound natural?
A: no, because there are lots of humans here on earth and you can't make conscience plural.... we only have one conscience 😀
Q: Whose conscience can remain indifferent in the face of such an appalling scene?

( I want to ask indirectly " don't you have any conscience?" ) does this sound natural?
A: How could anyone with a conscience be so indifferent in the face of such an appalling scene?

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