|English Dictionary: conscious||by the DICT Development Group|
|2 results for conscious|
|From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:|
|From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:|
Conscious \Con"scious\, a. [L. conscius; con- + scire to know.|
1. Possessing the faculty of knowing one's own thoughts or
Some are thinking or conscious beings, or have a
power of thought. --I. Watts.
2. Possessing knowledge, whether by internal, conscious
experience or by external observation; cognizant; aware;
Her conscious heart imputed suspicion where none
could have been felt. --Hawthorne.
The man who breathes most healthilly is least
conscious of his own breathing. --De Quincey.
3. Made the object of consciousness; known to one's self; as,
With conscious terrors vex me round. --Milton.
Syn: Aware; apprised; sensible; felt; known.