Definition of Aware

1. Adjective. (sometimes followed by 'of') having or showing knowledge or understanding or realization or perception. "Aware that he had exceeded the speed limit"




2. Adjective. Bearing in mind; attentive to. "Mindful of these criticisms, I shall attempt to justify my action"
Exact synonyms: Mindful
Attributes: Heedfulness, Mindfulness
Similar to: Careful, Heedful, Evocative, Redolent, Remindful, Reminiscent, Resonant
Derivative terms: Awareness, Awareness, Mindfulness
Antonyms: Unmindful

Definition of Aware

1. a. Watchful; vigilant or on one's guard against danger or difficulty.

Definition of Aware

1. Adjective. Vigilant or on one's guard against danger or difficulty. ¹

2. Adjective. Conscious or having knowledge of something ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Aware

1. having perception or knowledge [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Aware

awanting
award
award-ceremony
award-winning
award ceremony
awardable
awarded
awardee
awardees
awarder
awarders
awarding
awards
awards-ceremony
awards ceremony
aware (current term)
aware(p)
awareness
awareness band
awareness bands
awareness bracelet
awareness bracelets
awarenesses
awarer
awarest
awari
awarn
awarned
awarning
awarns

Literary usage of Aware

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Republic of Plato by Plato (1888)
"Are you aware, that whenever a person makes an end of looking at objects, ... I am fully aware of it. But whenever the same person looks at objects on which ..."

2. Daniel Deronda by George Eliot (1876)
"Miss Gwendolen, quite aware that she was adored by this unexceptionable young clergyman with pale whiskers and square-cut collar, felt nothing more on the ..."

3. The Novels of Jane Austen by Jane Austen (1892)
"He was aware that he must not expect a genius in Mr Rushworth ; but as a well-judging, steady young man, with better notions than his elocution would do ..."

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