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Synonyms for consciousˈkɒn ʃəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conscious, witting(adj)

    intentionally conceived

    "a conscious effort to speak more slowly"; "a conscious policy"

    witting, conscious(p), conscious

    insensible, senseless, kayoed, comatose, stunned, knocked out(p), unintended, unaware, subconscious, cold, innocent, semicomatose, unconscious, incognizant, KO'd, out(p), nonconscious

  2. conscious(adj)

    knowing and perceiving; having awareness of surroundings and sensations and thoughts

    "remained conscious during the operation"; "conscious of his faults"; "became conscious that he was being followed"

    witting, conscious(p)

    unaware, innocent, comatose, cold, KO'd, nonconscious, insensible, semicomatose, senseless, stunned, kayoed, subconscious, out(p), unintended, knocked out(p), incognizant, unconscious

  3. conscious(p)(adj)

    (followed by `of') showing realization or recognition of something

    "few voters seem conscious of the issue's importance"; "conscious of having succeeded"; "the careful tread of one conscious of his alcoholic load"- Thomas Hardy

    knocked out(p), incognizant, cold, senseless, semicomatose, unconscious, unintended, KO'd, comatose, kayoed, innocent, insensible, subconscious, stunned, unaware, out(p), nonconscious


  1. conscious(adjective)

    asleep, unaware, unconscious

  2. conscious(adjective)

    alert, awake.

    unconscious, unaware, asleep

  3. conscious(adjective)


    asleep, unaware, unconscious

  4. conscious(adjective)

    aware of one's own existence; aware of one's own awareness

    asleep, unaware, unconscious

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. conscious

    One is aware of that which exists without him; he is conscious of the inner workings of his own mind. Sensible may be used in the exact sense of conscious, or it may partake of both the senses mentioned above. One may be sensible of his own or another's error; he is conscious only of his own. A person may feel assured or sure of something false or non-existent; what he is aware of, still more what he is conscious of, must be fact. Sensible has often a reference to the emotions where conscious might apply only to the intellect; to say a culprit is sensible of his degradation is more forcible than to say he is conscious of it.

    advised, apprised, assured, aware, certain, certified, cognizant, informed, sensible, sure

    cold, dead, deaf, ignorant, insensible, unaware, unconscious

    On the stormy sea, man is conscious of the limitation of human power.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conscious(a.)

    knowing, thinking, reflecting

  2. conscious(a.)

    apprised, sensible, aware, cognisant

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