consciousness

/ˈkɑːnʃəsnəs/

  • Noun
  • the condition of being conscious
    1. She experienced a brief loss of consciousness. = She lost consciousness [=became unconscious] briefly.
    2. He slowly regained consciousness [=became conscious again; woke up] after the surgery.
  • a person's mind and thoughts
    1. The realization first entered my consciousness when I was a young child.
    2. The memory was forever etched in her consciousness.
    3. The medication caused her to enter an altered state of consciousness.
  • knowledge that is shared by a group of people
    1. The events have become part of the national consciousness.
    2. a crisis that has faded from the public consciousness [=that the public no longer remembers or thinks about]
  • awareness or knowledge of something specified
    1. a magazine that aims to raise the political consciousness of teenagers [=to make teenagers more aware of political issues]
    2. I was impressed by his consciousness of our situation.
    3. She developed a strong social consciousness. [=she became aware of important social issues]
    4. He hopes that he can raise public consciousness of the disease.

Những từ liên quan với CONSCIOUSNESS

apprehension, cognizance, heed, realization