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conscience
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
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Definition
feeling or appraisal of having personally behaved in a morally right or wrong manner
  • He is one of the most dangerous men in England—a ruined gambler, an absolutely desperate villain, a man without heart or conscience.
    Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (80% in)
  • In this way I am no doubt indirectly responsible for Dr. Grimesby Roylott's death, and I cannot say that it is likely to weigh very heavily upon my conscience."
    Adventure VIII — The Adventure of the Speckled Band (**% in)

There are no more uses of "conscience" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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