Definitions for Awareness
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
having knowledge or realization; conscious; cognizant.
informed; alert; knowledgeable:
a politically aware person.
* Syn: See conscious.
Origin of aware:
bef. 1100; ME, var. of iwar, OE gewær watchful =ge-y - +wærware2
awareness, consciousness, cognizance, cognisance, knowingness(noun)
having knowledge of
"he had no awareness of his mistakes"; "his sudden consciousness of the problem he faced"; "their intelligence and general knowingness was impressive"
state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness
"the crash intruded on his awareness"
The state or level of consciousness where sense data can be confirmed by an observer.
I gradually passed from sleep to full awareness.
The state or quality of being aware of something
The awareness of one type of idea naturally fosters an awareness of another idea
Awareness is the state or ability to perceive, to feel, or to be conscious of events, objects, or sensory patterns. In this level of consciousness, sense data can be confirmed by an observer without necessarily implying understanding. More broadly, it is the state or quality of being aware of something. In biological psychology, awareness is defined as a human's or an animal's perception and cognitive reaction to a condition or event.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The act of "taking account" of an object or state of affairs. It does not imply assessment of nor attention to the qualities or nature of the object.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Awareness' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2807
Rank popularity for the word 'Awareness' in Nouns Frequency: #1225
Translations for Awareness
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
- وَعي، إدْراكArabic
- ciênciaPortuguese (BR)
- povědomí oCzech
- das BewußtseinGerman
- forståelse; bevidsthedDanish
- επίγνωση, συναίσθησηGreek
- آگاهی؛ اطلاعFarsi
- conscience (de qqch.)French
- vitund, meðvitund um; skilningur, næmiIcelandic
- žinojimas, supratimasLithuanian
- apzināšanās; saprašanaLatvian
- bewustzijn, besefDutch
- oppmerksomhet, våkenhetNorwegian
- آگاهی؛ اطلاعPersian
- خبر، خبرتیاPashto
- înţelegere (pentru)Romanian
- uvedomenie siSlovak
- zavest (o)Slovenian
- การรับรู้; ความตระหนักThai
- farkında olma, bilincinde olmaTurkish
- 覺察Chinese (Trad.)
- آگاہی ،واقفیتUrdu
- sự nhận thứcVietnamese
- 知道Chinese (Simp.)
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