- 1.1 (conscious) (predicative) to be aware
ofsomethingI'm well aware of thatser consciente dealgodarse cuenta dealgoas far as I'm awaresoy or (Chile) (Mexico) estoy muy consciente or tengo plena conciencia de esome doy perfecta cuenta de esoI was aware of someone behind meque yo sepahe's not even aware of my existencesentí que había alguien detrás de míI wasn't aware of having offended anybodyni siquiera sabe que existoare you aware of the problems you're causing?no creí haber ofendido a nadieI was dimly aware of someone calling my name¿te das cuenta de los problemas que estás causando?you have to be aware of the latest teaching methodsoía vagamente que alguien me llamabato make people aware of environmental issuestienes que estar al tanto de los últimos métodos pedagógicoswe want to make people aware of their rightsconcientizar (Latin America) or (Spain) concienciar a la gente sobre los problemas del medio ambientehacer que la gente tome conciencia de los problemas del medio ambienteto be awarequeremos que la gente tome conciencia de sus derechos thatis your father aware that you drink?when did you become aware that something was wrong?¿sabe tu padre que bebes?I'm well aware that it's dangerous¿cuándo te diste cuenta de que pasaba algo?aware (soy or (Chile) (Mexico) estoy muy consciente or tengo plena conciencia de que es peligroso of) what/ whoetcare you aware (of) what this means/who you're talking to?¿te das cuenta de lo que esto significa/de con quién estás hablando?Example sentences1.2 (alert, knowledgeable) See examples: he's very aware for his age
they are very politically awarees muy despierto para su edadtienen mucha conciencia política
- 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.
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Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.