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Be conscionable and faithful in performing all the labour and duty of a servant.

Conscionable practising what you know, is an excellent help to understanding, John xii.

Come, come, thou must be conscionable; great and secret service may deserve both this and a better thing.

And hereby it hath dolefully hindered the gospel, while the persecutors have silenced many worthy, conscionable preachers of it.

WORD ORIGIN

1540s, from conscioned "having a conscience" (from conscience) + -able; obsolete from early 18c. but fossilized in its negative, unconscionable.

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