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a·ware

aware

 
 
pronunciation:
weIr
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part of speech: adjective
definition: knowing or careful (usually followed by "of").
I am aware of the hole in my shirt.
 
synonyms:
conscious
antonyms:
ignorant, unaware, unconscious
similar words:
on the ball, sensible
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derivation: awareness (n.)
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  • awareness:
    the state of being aware.
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