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"conscientious" in British English

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conscientiousadjective

uk   /ˌkɒn.ʃiˈen.ʃəs/ us   /ˌkɑːn.ʃiˈen.ʃəs/
conscientiously
adverb uk   /ˌkɒn.ʃiˈen.ʃəs.li/ us   /ˌkɑːn.ʃiˈen.ʃəs.li/
conscientiousness
noun [U] uk   /ˌkɒn.ʃiˈen.ʃəs.nəs/ us   /ˌkɑːn.ʃiˈen.ʃəs.nəs/
(Definition of conscientious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"conscientious" in American English

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conscientiousadjective

us   /ˌkɑn·ʃiˈen·ʃəs/
feeling a moral responsibility to do your work carefully and to be fair to others: She was a conscientious worker, and I’ll miss her.
(Definition of conscientious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"conscientious" in Business English

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conscientiousadjective

uk   /ˌkɒnʃiˈenʃəs/ us  
serious about your work and putting a lot of effort into doing it in a careful way: Greg Smith is a conscientious and dedicated worker who will be an asset to your company.
conscientiously
adverb
Employees are expected to carry out their duties conscientiously.
conscientiousness
noun [U]
The study examines the relationship between conscientiousness and flexibility, and their effect on performance.
(Definition of conscientious from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “conscientious”
in Vietnamese tận tâm…
in Spanish aplicado, serio, concienzudo…
in Malaysian hemat…
in Thai รอบคอบ…
in French consciencieux…
in German gewissenhaft…
in Chinese (Traditional) 認真的, 盡心盡責的, 一絲不苟的…
in Russian добросовестный…
in Turkish titiz, dikkatli, çalışkan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 认真的, 尽心尽责的, 一丝不苟的…
in Indonesian rajin…
in Polish sumienny…
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“conscientious” in British English

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