What does unconscious mean?

Definitions for unconscious
ʌnˈkɒn ʃəsun·con·scious

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconscious mind, unconsciousadjective

    that part of the mind wherein psychic activity takes place of which the person is unaware

  2. unconsciousadjective

    not conscious; lacking awareness and the capacity for sensory perception as if asleep or dead

    "lay unconscious on the floor"

  3. unconsciousadjective

    without conscious volition

  4. unconscious(p)adjective

    (followed by `of') not knowing or perceiving

    "happily unconscious of the new calamity at home"- Charles Dickens

Wiktionary

  1. unconsciousnoun

    The unconscious mind

  2. unconsciousadjective

    Not awake.

    She lay unconsious on the floor.

  3. unconsciousadjective

    Without directed thought or awareness.

    My sudden fright was an unconscious response.

  4. unconsciousadjective

    engaged in skilled performance without conscious control.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unconsciousadjective

    not conscious; having no consciousness or power of mental perception; without cerebral appreciation; hence, not knowing or regarding; ignorant; as, an unconscious man

  2. Unconsciousadjective

    not known or apprehended by consciousness; as, an unconscious cerebration

  3. Unconsciousadjective

    having no knowledge by experience; -- followed by of; as, a mule unconscious of the yoke

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unconscious

    un-kon′shus, adj. not conscious: not self-conscious, not perceiving.—adv. Uncon′sciously.—n. Uncon′sciousness.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unconscious' in Adjectives Frequency: #929

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconscious in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconscious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of unconscious in a Sentence

  1. David Letterman:

    I'm just trying to make a smudge on the collective unconscious.

  2. Jim Albracht:

    During the broadcast, I used a comparison when trying to describe a talented Maryland basketball player. In no way did I intend to offend or disparage the player, i take full responsibility for my inappropriate word choice and offer a sincere apology to him and anyone else who was offended. I will use this as an opportunity to grow as a person and learn more about unconscious bias.

  3. Edward Weeden:

    There was a lady on the stairs, unconscious, blood on her face, blood on the stairwell, we didn't know what happened.

  4. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    The moment you become conscious of your unconscious state, you’re instantly transformed!”

  5. Barbara Hall:

    LEONARD I've failed, Chris. I can't locate the white collective unconscious. CHRIS I wouldn't feel too bad about that. You know, western culture hasn't really carried the baton on folklore and mythology. The rise of Christianity put the kibosh on it--the gospel hits the number one best-seller list and everything else gets remaindered.

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