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ˈmaɪnd fəlmind·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mindful, awareadjective

    bearing in mind; attentive to

    "ever mindful of her health"; "mindful of his responsibilities"; "mindful of these criticisms, I shall attempt to justify my action"


  1. mindfuladjective

    Bearing in mind; regardful; attentive; heedful; observant.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mindfuladjective

    Attentive; having memory.

    Etymology: mind and full.

    I acknowledge the usefulness of your directions, and I promise you to be mindful of your admonitions. Henry Hammond.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mindfuladjective

    bearing in mind; regardful; attentive; heedful; observant

Editors Contribution

  1. mindful

    The ability to understand, be aware, attentive, feel and know what is being communicated in a form of communication or relationship.

    As a family we are always mindful that we listen to each another and find solutions that are inclusive of all our family.

    Submitted by MaryC on September 6, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mindful in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mindful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of mindful in a Sentence

  1. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

    We've been mindful of these other places like Libya and Afghanistan, where ISIL may turn some of their attention, but we know they are focused on expanding ISIL's footprint in Iraq and Syria.

  2. Pete Buttigieg:

    We are absolutely electrified by the energy that we are coming here with, i'm also mindful and humbled by the fact that New Hampshire is New Hampshire, and New Hampshire is not the kind of place to let Iowa or anybody else tell you what to do.

  3. Press Secretary Josh Earnest:

    I was there for the fundraiser and I was there for the part where this conversation occurred, what I'll just say in general is that President Obama made a case that would be familiar to all of you, which is that as Democrats move through this competitive primary process, we need to be mindful of the fact that our success in November in electing a Democratic president will depend on the commitment and ability of the Democratic Party to come together behind our nominee. And the President did not indicate or specify a preference in the race.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    He is very mindful of the plight of so many immigrants who are wonderful people, working hard, making contributions, many of their children are U.S. citizens, and yet they still live in the shadows, in many cases have been deported and are separated from families.

  5. Kirsten McEwan:

    Forest bathing is essentially a slow, mindful walk in nature where you pay really close attention to your surroundings, using all of your senses, it's just to kind of switch your brain off and give yourself a little bit of a rest from ruminating about your to-do list.

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    a disposition to be humble; a lack of false pride
    • A. trigger
    • B. humility
    • C. suffering
    • D. staff

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