Word:

Consciousness

Con´scious`ness
n.1.The state of being conscious; knowledge of one's own existence, condition, sensations, mental operations, acts, etc.
2.Immediate knowledge or perception of the presence of any object, state, or sensation. See the Note under Attention.
Annihilate the consciousness of the object, you annihilate the consciousness of the operation.
- Sir W. Hamilton.
The consciousness of wrong brought with it the consciousness of weakness.
- Froude.
3.Feeling, persuasion, or expectation; esp., inward sense of guilt or innocence.
Noun1.consciousness - an alert cognitive state in which you are aware of yourself and your situation; "he lost consciousness"
Antonyms:
unconsciousness - a state lacking normal awareness of the self or environment
2.consciousness - having knowledge of; "he had no awareness of his mistakes"; "his sudden consciousness of the problem he faced"; "their intelligence and general knowingness was impressive"
advertence, advertency, alertness, all-night vigil, apperception, appreciation, appreciativeness, assiduity, assiduousness, attention, attention span, attentiveness, awareness, brain, care, carefulness, cognition, cognizance, concentration, concern, consideration, diligence, ear, earnestness, experience, faculties, feeling, head, heed, heedfulness, insight, insomnia, insomniac, insomnolence, insomnolency, intellect, intellectual gifts, intellectuals, intelligence, intentiveness, intentness, lidless vigil, mentality, mindfulness, noesis, note, notice, observance, observation, parts, percept, perception, realization, recognition, regard, regardfulness, remark, respect, response, response to stimuli, restlessness, sensation, sense, sense impression, sense perception, senses, sensibility, sensory experience, sentience, sleeplessness, thought, tossing and turning, vigil, wake, wakefulness, wise man, wits
Translate Consciousness to Spanish, Translate Consciousness to German, Translate Consciousness to French
Browse
Conscience
Conscience clause
conscience money
conscience-smitten
Conscienced
Conscienceless
Conscient
Conscientious
conscientious objector
Conscientiously
Conscientiousness
Conscionable
Conscionableness
Conscionably
Conscious
Consciously
-- Consciousness --
consciousness-altering drug
Conscribe
Conscript
Conscript fathers
Conscription
Consecrate
consecrated
Consecrater
Consecration
Consecrator
Consecratory
Consectaneous
Consectary
Consecute
Consecution
Consecutive
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy