Usage examples for conscientious

  1. No sovereign was ever penetrated with a more conscientious desire to do his duty to his people. – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  2. She was serious, modest, and conscientious – Invisible Links by Selma Lagerlof
  3. I asked of my small human attendant with conscientious contention against my desire to take them both with me on out of the dirt and heat and flies and other swarming young humans up into the coolness and shade and- loneliness- of my own life. – The Heart's Kingdom by Maria Thompson Daviess