Bedeutung von “conscience” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /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.

Mehr Beispiele

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” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)