Meaning of one's better feelings in English:

one's better feelings


  • One's conscience.

    ‘No matter how much you may protest that you're a poet, not a web-designer, your better feelings take charge and off you go, fiddling here, examining there, investigating and validating until the fault has gone away.’
    • ‘I keep reading him in spite of my better feelings.’
    • ‘Despite all my better feelings and all the desire to see through this particular hype, I couldn't help myself.’