What does awareness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. awareness, consciousness, cognizance, cognisance, knowingnessnoun

    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"

  2. awareness, sentiencenoun

    state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness

    "the crash intruded on his awareness"

Wiktionary

  1. awarenessnoun

    The state or level of consciousness where sense data can be confirmed by an observer.

    I gradually passed from sleep to full awareness.

  2. awarenessnoun

    The state or quality of being aware of something

    The awareness of one type of idea naturally fosters an awareness of another idea

Freebase

  1. Awareness

    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

  1. Awareness

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. awareness

    Be intuitively aware.

    She has an awareness of what is required so she says just do it to the soul.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 16, 2020  
  2. awareness

    To have knowledge of

    She did have an awareness of what was required so she just got on with it.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 16, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'awareness' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2807

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'awareness' in Nouns Frequency: #1225

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of awareness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of awareness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of awareness in a Sentence

  1. Claire Pomeroy:

    Nothing changes until there’s awareness, leadership at the highest levels of research institutions should be aware of these challenges and opportunities.

  2. Mary Sano:

    Many people don’t know what this is and so they don’t seek advice when they see victims, it’s critically important to allow people to find out about the disease, and raise awareness about something they need to pay attention to—something they may even be living through.

  3. Thorstin Crijns:

    It's not only about technological challenges, but also about awareness, people should trust this device, that's also really important, and I think for all that to happen it will take 15 years or something.

  4. John Rasmussen:

    Amazon's looking for increased membership in Student Prime. That's what they want out of this deal, what we're looking for is exposure to our products and services and awareness. That's the extent of the relationship.

  5. Professor Thinus Booysen:

    The drought has come to an end, and rain has started to fall... we have enough water again to sustain ourselves, now there is an awareness of how important, and how crucial water is in this region.

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