What does unconscious mean?

Definitions for unconscious
ʌnˈkɒn ʃəsun·con·scious

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconscious mind, unconscious(adj)

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

  2. unconscious(adj)

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

    "lay unconscious on the floor"

  3. unconscious(adj)

    without conscious volition

  4. unconscious(p)(adj)

    (followed by `of') not knowing or perceiving

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

Wiktionary

  1. unconscious(Noun)

    The unconscious mind

  2. unconscious(Adjective)

    Not awake.

    She lay unconsious on the floor.

  3. unconscious(Adjective)

    Without directed thought or awareness.

    My sudden fright was an unconscious response.

  4. unconscious(Adjective)

    engaged in skilled performance without conscious control.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unconscious(adj)

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

  2. Unconscious(adj)

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

  3. Unconscious(adj)

    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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How to say unconscious in sign language?

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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. Rollo May:

    The neurotic and the artist - since both live out the unconscious of the race - reveal to us what is going to emerge endemically in the society later on.

  2. William Ellery Channing:

    To live content with small means, to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion, to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich, to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly, to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart, to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry never, in a word to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common, this is to be my symphony.

  3. Carol Stanley:

    But we're becoming clearer and clearer on the unconscious racism that we all carry, it's a way to address one's own racism as a spiritual practice and discipline.

  4. Henri-Frédéric Amiel:

    Action is coarsened thought; thought becomes concrete, obscure, and unconscious.

  5. Jorgen Ramskov:

    When you hit the rabbit at the neck with a stick, it's not killed, it's just getting unconscious and then you kill it by twisting the neck. That's how you do it and that's how it was explained by the person at the zoo.

Images & Illustrations of unconscious

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