HyperDic: sense_of_duty

English > 1 sense of the expression sense of duty:
NOUNmotivesense of duty, sense of shamea motivating awareness of ethical responsibility
English > sense of duty: 1 sense > noun 1, motive
MeaningA motivating awareness of ethical responsibility.
Synonymsense of shame
Broaderconscience, scruples, moral sense, sense of right and wrongmotivation deriving logically from ethical or moral principles that govern a person's thoughts and actions
Spanishsentido del deber
Catalansentit del deure

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