Definición de conscious en inglés:

conscious

Silabificación: con·scious
Pronunciación: /ˈkän(t)SHəs
 
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adjetivo

1Aware of and responding to one’s surroundings; awake.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He was admitted to the ICU conscious and alert, but with a very low blood pressure, and very marginal oxygenation.
  • The first man has spat out his endotracheal tube and is conscious, asking what the score is.
  • Its critics claim that some downed animals are passed by inspectors because they are just conscious enough to respond to a kick.
Sinónimos
aware, awake, alert, responsive, sentient, compos mentis
1.1Having knowledge of something; aware: we are conscious of the extent of the problem
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We are conscious of what we do to the extent that we are conscious also of what we do not do - of what we might have done.
  • The pupils were aware of the obesity problem and conscious of the need to eat healthy foods.
  • We have never been so aware of the issue of waste, or so conscious of the need to recycle.
Sinónimos
aware, mindful, sensible
formal cognizant
rare regardful
1.2 (conscious of) Painfully aware of; sensitive to: he was very conscious of his appearance
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • First, being conscious of a pain might mean that one is aware of being in a pain-state.
  • I'm conscious of turning crimson all of a sudden and grinning like an idiot.
  • From about six onwards young girls are becoming conscious of their looks.
1.3Concerned with or worried about a particular matter: they were growing increasingly security-conscious
1.4(Of an action or feeling) deliberate and intentional: a conscious effort to walk properly
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The effort was conscious and deliberate with each artist paired with a designer.
  • This calls for conscious and deliberate efforts to develop qualities like altruism and selflessness.
  • Just imagine what the world would be like if every one of us made a conscious effort to genuinely love one another?
Sinónimos
1.5(Of the mind or a thought) directly perceptible to and under the control of the person concerned.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • And hypnosis works was bypassing the conscious mind and communicating directly with the unconscious mind.
  • The war is between my habitual and conscious thoughts about how to live and a new perspective struggling to be born.
  • In this totality the conscious mind is contained like a smaller circle within a larger one.

Origen

late 16th century (in the sense 'being aware of wrongdoing'): from Latin conscius 'knowing with others or in oneself' (from conscire 'be privy to') + -ous.

Derivativos

consciously

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Their purpose, whether consciously or not, is to reinforce and legitimate the status quo.
  • So even if you're doing it consciously or unconsciously, there's no escape.
  • I have consciously tried to present to my audience a different picture from what they are used to.

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