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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aware(p), cognizant, cognisant(adj)

    (sometimes followed by `of') having or showing knowledge or understanding or realization or perception

    "was aware of his opponent's hostility"; "became aware of her surroundings"; "aware that he had exceeded the speed limit"

  2. mindful, aware(adj)

    bearing in mind; attentive to

    "ever mindful of her health"; "mindful of his responsibilities"; "mindful of these criticisms, I shall attempt to justify my action"

    cognizant, cognisant, aware(p), mindful


  1. aware(adjective)


  2. aware(adjective)

    Vigilant or on one's guard against danger or difficulty.

    Stay aware! Don't let your guard down.

    wary, sensitive, watchful


  3. aware(adjective)

    Conscious or having knowledge of something

    Are you aware of what is being said about you?

    cognizant, conscious, apprised, informed


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. aware

    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, certain, certified, cognizant, conscious, informed, sensible, sure

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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. aware

    conscious, sensible, informed, certified, assured, known, apprised, cognizant

    unconscious, insensible, ignorant, unaware, uninformed

Editors Contribution

  1. hyperconscious

    knew it was going to happen

    i was aware that a tornado was going to happen tuesday.

    Submitted by 2bellgirls2018 on March 19, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. aware(a.)

    mindful, conscious, cognizant, observant, apprised, sensible, convinced, persuaded

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. aware(a)

    cognizant, conscious, apprised, mindful

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  1. Wilbur Ross:

    There are people experiencing hardship, we're aware, painfully aware, that there are hardships inflicted on the individual workers.

  2. Mayim Bialik:

    I definitely became more aware of how much I was becoming more and more clingy as they pulled away, which is a natural thing for boys to do. It’s been a real exercise in patience and also trusting that they’re not going to go away forever and that this is part of a normal pulling away. after thinking about it more, and realizing obviously I ’m trained as a scientist of both the male and the female body and as a mom of two boys, it was something that obviously I had some experience.

  3. Paula Greisen:

    It’s really somebody who’s being kicked while they’re down. [Termination] not only takes away a person’s income but at a critical time in person’s life, they take aware her access to health insurance.

  4. Denver Nuggets:

    We have been made aware of an incident involving Ty Lawson early this morning, per team policy and out of respect for the legal process, we will have no further comment at this time.

  5. Ken Daniels:

    The results of the study confirm the importance of information sharing in families that have used donated gametes, it’s good to see that parents recognize that they must take the initiative but then be very aware of different responses that may come from their children.

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