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conscious

con·scious

conscious

 
 
pronunciation:
kan shs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: able to feel, think, hear, and see.
Dave fell and hit his head, but he was still conscious.
synonyms:
aware
similar words:
intelligent, reasonable
derivation: consciously (adv.)
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  • consciousness:
    the state of being conscious.
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The word conscious contains the following part:
sci Latin root that means to know