Bedeutung von "conscience" - als Fremdsprache


noun uk us /ˈkɒnʃəns/

[ C, U ] the part of you that makes you feel guilty when you have behaved badly:

a guilty conscience
My conscience is clear (= I do not feel guilty) because I've done nothing wrong.
be on your conscience

If something is on your conscience, it is making you feel guilty:

I don't want to have someone's death on my conscience.

(Definition von "conscience" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)