conchies


conchies
n. conscientious objector, one who refuses to serve in the military due to personal reasons of conscience; one who is excessively conscientious, conchy con·chy || 'kɒntʃɪ n. conscientious objector, one who refuses to serve in the military due to personal reasons of conscience, conchie adj. unbelievably conscientious

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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