Definition of self-awareness in English:

self-awareness

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noun

[mass noun]
  • Conscious knowledge of one’s own character, feelings, motives, and desires: the process can be painful but it leads to greater self-awareness
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    • Then I came to realize that every time I create self-awareness, consciousness arises as a byproduct.
    • Through journal writing and therapy, increase self-awareness of feelings and needs.
    • To apply the golden rule adequately, we need knowledge, imagination and self-awareness.

Derivatives

self-aware

adjective
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  • To be sure, people may well feel these constraints with particular intensity, if only because our species is so self-aware.
  • It demonstrates the adventuresome, curious, and self-aware attitude of TGB.
  • I think a lot of medical people need to become much more self-aware.

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