What does cognitive mean?

Definitions for cognitiveˈkɒg nɪ tɪv

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cognitive(adj)

    of or being or relating to or involving cognition

    "cognitive psychology"; "cognitive style"


  1. cognitive(Adjective)

    The part of mental functions that deals with logic, as opposed to affective which deals with emotions.

  2. Origin: From cognitus, perfect passive participle of cognosco + adjective suffix -ivus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cognitive(adj)

    knowing, or apprehending by the understanding; as, cognitive power


  1. Cognitive

    Of or being or relating to or involving cognition.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cognitive' in Adjectives Frequency: #916


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cognitive in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cognitive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rashad Jennings:

    I use it to rejuvenate and energize, even on a cognitive level it helps out.

  2. Brooke Alpert:

    Poor blood sugar control is a major risk for cognitive issues and impairment.

  3. Mohammadreza Hojat:

    Empathy is a cognitive attribute, not a personality trait, the pressure is really on.

  4. Dan Hurley:

    At least in the short term you can get significantly higher scores on all sorts of cognitive tests.

  5. Jay Alberts:

    You think about this from a cognitive perspective, and there is a lot of different things we’re looking for.

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