consciencenoun [C or U]uk /ˈkɒn.ʃəns/ us /ˈkɑːn-/
- A sense of guilt was deeply embedded in my conscience.
- Let your conscience be your guide.
- The charity used photos of starving children in an attempt to jolt the public conscience .
- Dan's mentioning Julia pricked my conscience and I gave her a call.
- He salves his conscience by giving money to charity.