Share this entry

American English: /ˈkɑn(t)ʃəns/
British English: /ˈkɒnʃ(ə)ns/

Translation of conscience in Spanish:


countable or uncountable
  • to have a clear conscience
    tener la conciencia tranquila or limpia
    my conscience is clear!
    ¡(yo) tengo la conciencia tranquila or limpia!
    she has a guilty conscience
    no tiene la conciencia tranquila
    se siente culpable
    le remuerde la conciencia
    her conscience was troubling her
    le remordía la conciencia
    my conscience wouldn't let me do it
    no pude hacerlo, me habría remordido la conciencia
    that's between you and your conscience
    haz lo que te diga or te dicte la conciencia
    the voice of conscience
    la voz de la conciencia
    I don't want that on my conscience
    no quiero ese cargo de conciencia
    in all conscience
    en conciencia
    Example sentences
    • Does God create human beings with a conscience and moral reasoning powers and then leave them alone?
    • He could touch if he wanted to, and he did want to, so badly, but his conscience knew it was wrong.
    • The common people, whose consciences are still alert, are the wheat.

Definition of conscience in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day coiffeur
    Pronunciation: kwɑːˈfəː
    a hairdresser
    Cultural fact of the day


    In Spain, a geographical, social, and culturally homogeneous region, with a clear natural or administrative demarcation is called a comarca. Comarcas are normally smaller than regiones. They are often famous for some reason, for example Ampurdán (Catalonia) for its wines, or La Mancha (Castile) for its cheeses.