What does cognizant mean?

Definitions for cognizantˈkɒg nə zənt, ˈkɒn ə-

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aware(p), cognizant, cognisant(adj)

    (sometimes followed by `of') having or showing knowledge or understanding or realization or perception

    "was aware of his opponent's hostility"; "became aware of her surroundings"; "aware that he had exceeded the speed limit"


  1. cognizant(Adjective)

    Aware; fully informed; having understanding

    The defendant is cognizant that this is a serious charge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cognizant(adj)

    having cognizance or knowledge. (of)

  2. Origin: [See Cognizance, and cf. Connusant.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cognizant in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cognizant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andrew Doan:

    We have to be very cognizant that that can be abused.

  2. Greg Genske:

    We have moved on, he is going to be cognizant of the fact that he is a role model.

  3. Edgar Allan Poe:

    Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.

  4. Edgar Allan Poe:

    Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

  5. John Eric Francia:

    Investors are very much cognizant of regulatory risks in the Philippines, and increasingly so given recent events.

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