search (one's) conscience

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search (one's) conscience

To carefully consider or think about one's own motivations for doing something. We're asking upper management to search their consciences and realize that this decision will negatively impact every employee in the company. I know you're hurt right now, but search your conscience—you don't want to go through with this.
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I also appeal to the girl Andrew was trying to help - she should search her conscience.
After the crash, Joseph's parents appealed to the female driver to search her conscience herself in.
She appealed to the driver to hand herself in, saying: "I would ask her to search her conscience and come forward.
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