What does conscious mean?

Definitions for conscious
ˈkɒn ʃəscon·scious

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conscious, witting(adj)

    intentionally conceived

    "a conscious effort to speak more slowly"; "a conscious policy"

  2. conscious(adj)

    knowing and perceiving; having awareness of surroundings and sensations and thoughts

    "remained conscious during the operation"; "conscious of his faults"; "became conscious that he was being followed"

  3. conscious(p)(adj)

    (followed by `of') showing realization or recognition of something

    "few voters seem conscious of the issue's importance"; "conscious of having succeeded"; "the careful tread of one conscious of his alcoholic load"- Thomas Hardy

Wiktionary

  1. conscious(Adjective)

    alert, awake.

    The noise woke me, but it was another few minutes before I was fully conscious.

  2. conscious(Adjective)

    aware.

    I was conscious of a noise behind me.

  3. conscious(Adjective)

    aware of one's own existence; aware of one's own awareness

    Only highly intelligent beings can be fully conscious.

  4. Origin: From conscius, itself from con- (a form of com- + scire.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conscious(adj)

    possessing the faculty of knowing one's own thoughts or mental operations

  2. Conscious(adj)

    possessing knowledge, whether by internal, conscious experience or by external observation; cognizant; aware; sensible

  3. Conscious(adj)

    made the object of consciousness; known to one's self; as, conscious guilt

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Conscious

    kon′shus, adj. having the feeling or internal knowledge of something: aware: having the faculty of consciousness.—adv. Con′sciously.—n. Con′sciousness, the waking state of the mind: the knowledge which the mind has of its own acts and feelings: thought. [L. consciusconscīre, to know.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'conscious' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3320

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'conscious' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2634

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'conscious' in Adjectives Frequency: #435

How to pronounce conscious?

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How to say conscious in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conscious in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conscious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of conscious in a Sentence

  1. Emma Johnson:

    Make a conscious decision not to compete.

  2. Luke Simmons:

    He who awakens is conscious in Dreamland.

  3. Joseph Ferrari:

    Procrastinators are very social-conscious.

  4. Vernon Howard:

    Freedom begins as we become conscious of it.

  5. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    Never give a conscious meaning to your unconscious acts!”

Images & Illustrations of conscious

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