Conscientious-objection



noun
1.
refusal on moral or religious grounds to bear arms in a military conflict or to serve in the armed forces.

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  • Conscionable

    [kon-shuh-nuh-buh l] /ˈkɒn ʃə nə bəl/ adjective 1. being in conformity with one’s conscience; just. /ˈkɒnʃənəbəl/ adjective 1. (obsolete) acceptable to one’s conscience adj. 1540s, from conscioned “having a conscience” (from conscience) + -able; obsolete from early 18c. but fossilized in its negative, unconscionable.

  • Conscionably

    [kon-shuh-nuh-buh l] /ˈkɒn ʃə nə bəl/ adjective 1. being in conformity with one’s conscience; just. /ˈkɒnʃənəbəl/ adjective 1. (obsolete) acceptable to one’s conscience adj. 1540s, from conscioned “having a conscience” (from conscience) + -able; obsolete from early 18c. but fossilized in its negative, unconscionable.



  • Conscious

    [kon-shuh s] /ˈkɒn ʃəs/ adjective 1. aware of one’s own existence, sensations, thoughts, surroundings, etc. 2. fully aware of or sensitive to something (often followed by of): conscious of one’s own faults; He wasn’t conscious of the gossip about his past. 3. having the mental faculties fully active: He was conscious during the operation. 4. […]

  • Consciouses

    [kon-shuh s] /ˈkɒn ʃəs/ adjective 1. aware of one’s own existence, sensations, thoughts, surroundings, etc. 2. fully aware of or sensitive to something (often followed by of): conscious of one’s own faults; He wasn’t conscious of the gossip about his past. 3. having the mental faculties fully active: He was conscious during the operation. 4. […]



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