What is another word for conscientious objector?

188 synonyms found


[ kˌɒnsɪˈɛnʃəs ɒbd͡ʒˈɛktə], [ kˌɒnsɪˈɛnʃəs ɒbd‍ʒˈɛktə], [ k_ˌɒ_n_s_ɪ__ˈɛ_n_ʃ_ə_s ɒ_b_dʒ_ˈɛ_k_t_ə]

Synonyms for Conscientious objector:

How to use "Conscientious objector" in context?

A conscientious objector is an individual who has chosen not to participate in warfare because of their beliefs or convictions that doing so conflicts with their ethical values and beliefs. A conscientious objector may choose to participate in civil resistance and peaceful protests instead. Some conscientious objectors also refuse to perform military service in a conscripted or involuntary capacity.

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