Translation of aware in Spanish:

aware

Pronunciation: /əˈwer; əˈweə(r)/

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (conscious) (predicative/predicativo) to be aware of sth ser* consciente de algo, darse* cuenta de algo I'm well aware of that soy or (Chile) (Mexico/México) estoy muy consciente or tengo plena conciencia de eso, me doy perfecta cuenta de eso as far as I'm aware que yo sepa I was aware of someone behind me sentí que había alguien detrás de mí he's not even aware of my existence ni siquiera sabe que existo I wasn't aware of having offended anybody no creí haber ofendido a nadie are you aware of the problems you're causing? ¿te das cuenta de los problemas que estás causando? I was dimly aware of someone calling my name oía vagamente que alguien me llamaba you have to be aware of the latest teaching methods tienes que estar al tanto de los últimos métodos pedagógicos to make people aware of environmental issues concientizar* (Latin America/América Latina) or (Spain/España) concienciar a la gente sobre los problemas del medio ambiente, hacer* que la gente tome conciencia de los problemas del medio ambiente we want to make people aware of their rights queremos que la gente tome conciencia de sus derechosto be aware that is your father aware that you drink? ¿sabe tu padre que bebes? when did you become aware that something was wrong? ¿cuándo te diste cuenta de que pasaba algo? I'm well aware that it's dangerous soy or (Chile) (Mexico/México) estoy muy consciente or tengo plena conciencia de que es peligrosoaware (of) what/who etc are you aware (of) what this means/who you're talking to? ¿te das cuenta de lo que esto significa/de con quién estás hablando?
    More example sentences
    • We are all aware of the situation where power is higher on a fence wire on a dry day than on a wet day.
    • In fact, we are so painfully aware of the issues that we can spend hours talking about them.
    • We are aware of the situation and we are seeking to gather information and evidence.
    1.2 (alert, knowledgeable) he's very aware for his age es muy despierto para su edad they are very politically aware tienen mucha conciencia política

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