What does unconscious mean?

Definitions for unconsciousʌnˈkɒn ʃəs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unconscious.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconscious mind, unconscious(adj)

    that part of the mind wherein psychic activity takes place of which the person is unaware

  2. unconscious(adj)

    not conscious; lacking awareness and the capacity for sensory perception as if asleep or dead

    "lay unconscious on the floor"

  3. unconscious(adj)

    without conscious volition

  4. unconscious(p)(adj)

    (followed by `of') not knowing or perceiving

    "happily unconscious of the new calamity at home"- Charles Dickens

Wiktionary

  1. unconscious(Noun)

    The unconscious mind

  2. unconscious(Adjective)

    Not awake.

    She lay unconsious on the floor.

  3. unconscious(Adjective)

    Without directed thought or awareness.

    My sudden fright was an unconscious response.

  4. unconscious(Adjective)

    engaged in skilled performance without conscious control.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unconscious(adj)

    not conscious; having no consciousness or power of mental perception; without cerebral appreciation; hence, not knowing or regarding; ignorant; as, an unconscious man

  2. Unconscious(adj)

    not known or apprehended by consciousness; as, an unconscious cerebration

  3. Unconscious(adj)

    having no knowledge by experience; -- followed by of; as, a mule unconscious of the yoke

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unconscious

    un-kon′shus, adj. not conscious: not self-conscious, not perceiving.—adv. Uncon′sciously.—n. Uncon′sciousness.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unconscious' in Adjectives Frequency: #929

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconscious in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconscious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henri Frdric Amiel:

    Action is only coarsened thought-thought becomes concrete, obscure, and unconscious.

  2. Vine Deloria, Jr.:

    Royalty has always been an unconscious but all-consuming goal of the European immigrant.

  3. Hermann Hesse:

    To die is to go into the Collective Unconscious, to lose oneself in order to be transformed into form, pure form.

  4. Troy Vincent:

    Domestic violence was a way of life in my home growing up, my brother and I watched helplessly numerous times as my mother was beaten and knocked unconscious while we dialed 911.

  5. The Post:

    He remained unconscious, and was taken to a nearby clinic, where he had difficulty breathing, he was then transported to Phebe hospital, two hours away, where he was declared dead by doctors.

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