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American English: /ˈkɑn(t)ʃəs/
British English: /ˈkɒnʃəs/

Translation of conscious in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (awake, alert) (no comparative) he was fully conscious
    estaba totalmente consciente
    1.2 (aware) (predicative) to be conscious of something
    ser or (in Chile, Mexico also) estar consciente de algo
    tener conciencia ( or consciencia) de algo
    I'm fully conscious of its importance
    soy or (in Chile, Mexico also) estoy plenamente consciente de su importancia
    tengo plena conciencia de su importancia
    it made her more politically conscious
    aumentó su conciencia política
    to become conscious of a problem
    tomar conciencia de un problema
    to become conscious that …
    darse cuenta de que …
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    Example sentences
    • 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.
  • 2 (deliberate)
    she made a conscious effort to be nice to them
    se esforzó por ser amable con ellos
    Example sentences
    • 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?

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