English noun: awareness
|1.||awareness (cognition) having knowledge of|
|Samples||He had no awareness of his mistakes.|
His sudden consciousness of the problem he faced.
Their intelligence and general knowingness was impressive.
|Synonyms||cognisance, cognizance, consciousness, knowingness|
|Narrower (hyponym)||feel, self-awareness, sense|
|Attribute||aware, cognisant, cognizant, incognizant, unaware|
|2.||awareness (cognition) state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness|
|Samples||The crash intruded on his awareness.|