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aware Explained

aware at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[ə'wɛə]

aware at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1095, gew?ir, from ge- intens. prefix + w?ir "wary, cautious," from P.Gmc. *ga-waraz (see wary). ///

aware at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj [not before noun] [Language: Old English; Origin: gew[zB024]r, from w[zB024]r; WARY]//
1 if you are aware that a situation exists, you realize or know that it exists: aware of// --The children are aware of the danger of taking drugs.// --Mr Braley has been made aware of the need for absolute secrecy.// aware that// --Were you aware that Joe had this problem with his knee?// well/fully/acutely aware // --They were well aware that the company was losing money.// --As you are aware, a fee will be charged annually.//
2 if you are aware of something, you notice it, especially because you can see, hear, feel or smell it: aware of// --She was aware of a tall dark figure watching her.// --He was aware of the wind in his face.// aware that// --Bill became aware that he was still holding his glass.//
3 understanding a lot about what is happening around you and paying attention to it, especially because you realize possible dangers and problems: politically/socially/environmentally etc aware // --the socially aware novels of Dickens// --We should promote environmentally aware and responsible science.//
4 so/as far as I am aware: spoken used when you are saying something that you think is true, although you might be wrong because you do not know all the facts// --As far as I am aware, they are a happily married couple.//

aware at Japanese => English Of Explained:

r there, therewell wellgrindstone, whetsto

aware at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

111 Moby Thesaurus words for "aware":
acquainted, advertent, agog, alert, alive, alive to, all ears,
all eyes, all-knowing, apperceptive, appercipient, appreciative of,
apprehending, apprehensive, apprised, apprised of, assiduous,
attentive, au courant, au fait, awake, awake to, aware of, awash,
behind the curtain, behind the scenes, brimful, brimming, careful,
chock-full, cognizant, cognizant of, comprehending, concentrated,
conscious, conscious of, conversant, crammed, crowded, diligent,
earnest, enlightened, finical, finicking, finicky, heedful, hep,
hep to, hip, impressible, impressionable, impressive, in the know,
in the secret, informed, informed of, insightful, intelligent,
intense, intent, intentive, jammed, knowing, knowledgeable,
let into, loaded, meticulous, mindful, mindful of, nice, niggling,
no stranger to, observant, observing, omniscient, on the ball,
on the job, on to, open-eared, open-eyed, openmouthed, packed,
perceptive, percipient, perspicacious, posted, prehensile,
privy to, receptive, regardful, sagacious, seized of, sensible,
sensible of, sensible to, sensile, sensitive, sensitive to,
sentient, shrewd, streetwise, stuffed, susceptible, susceptive,
undeceived, understanding, ware, watchful, wise, wise to,
witting

Aware at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Aware \A*ware"\, a. [OE. iwar, AS. gew[ae]r, fr. w[ae]r wary.
The pref. ge- orig. meant together, completely. ?. See
{Wary}.]
1. Watchful; vigilant or on one's guard against danger or
difficulty.

2. Apprised; informed; cognizant; conscious; as, he was aware
of the enemy's designs.

Aware of nothing arduous in a task They never
undertook. --Cowper.

aware at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

aware
adj 1: (sometimes followed by `of') having or showing realization
or perception; "was aware of his opponent's
hostility"; "became aware of her surroundings"; "aware
that he had exceeded the speed limit" [syn: {aware(p)}]
[ant: {unaware}]
2: 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" [syn: {mindful}]
[ant: {unmindful}]
3: aware or knowing; "a witting tool of the Communists" [syn: {witting}]
[ant: {unwitting}]
4: (usually followed by `of') having knowledge or
understanding; "our youth are cognizant of the law"; "I am
well aware of his limitations" [syn: {cognizant}, {cognisant},
{well aware(p)}, {aware(p)}] [ant: {incognizant}]
5: alert and fully informed; "politically aware"; "a knowing
collector of rare books"; "the most...technically aware of
the novelists under thirty"- W.S.Graham; "surprisingly
knowledgeable about what was going on" [syn: {aware(p)}, {knowing},
{knowledgeable}]

aware at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » ang Inter: term » gewær|ġewær|lang=ang, from Inter: term » ge-|ġe-|(intensifier)|lang=ang (English Inter: term » a-#Etymology 3|a-) + Inter: term » wær|lang=ang (English Inter: term » ware|lang=en), from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » ga-|lang=gem-pro + Inter: recons » waraz|lang=gem-pro. Replaced plain (unintensified) Inter: term » ware|lang=en.

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-aware.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɛə(r)

    Adjective

    Inter: en-adj » awarer|awarest

  • Vigilant or on one's guard against danger or difficulty.
    1. : Stay aware! Dont let your guard down.''
    2. Conscious or having knowledge of something
    3. : Are you aware of what is being said about you?

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » on one's guard wary, watchful, sensitive

  • Inter: sense » conscious of something apprised, informed, cognizant, conscious

    Antonyms

    * unaware

    Derived terms

    * awareness
  • unaware

    Related terms

    * wary
  • beware

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » vigilant, on one's guard
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|waakzaam, Inter: t- » nl|op zijn hoede
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|valpas
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|wachsam
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|all'erta

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|alerta
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|бдительный|tr=bdítelʹnyj|sc=Cyrl
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|будан, Inter: t- » sh|budan
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|alerta


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » having knowledge of something
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|vědom
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|op de hoogte zijn
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|tietoinen
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|conscient, Inter: t+ » fr|au courant
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|bewusst
    • Polish: świadom {{m}}, świadomy {{m}}


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|consciente
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|знать|tr=znájuščij|alt=знающий|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|осведомлённый|tr=osvedomljónnyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|сведущий|tr=svéduščij|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » ru|в курсе|tr=v kúrse|sc=Cyrl
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|fiosrach
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|свестан, Inter: t- » sh|svestan, Inter: t- » sh|свестан, Inter: t- » sh|svjestan
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|consciente

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » bg: осведомен; който съзнава/усеща/чувствува/долавя/знае
    • Inter: ttbc » de: Inter: t+ » de|bewusst, gewahr, gewärtig
    • Inter: ttbc » hu: tudatában van


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Inter: ttbc » it: Inter: t+ » it|conscio, Inter: t+ » it|consapevole
  • Inter: ttbc » ckb: Inter: t- » ku|به‌خه‌به‌ر|tr=bexeber|sc=ku-Arab

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Japanese

    Noun

    Inter: ja-noun » r|hira=あわれ
  • Inter: ja-def » 哀れ pity

  • Translation: bg » aware
    Translation: cy » aware
    Translation: et » aware
    Translation: es » aware
    Translation: fa » aware
    Translation: fr » aware
    Translation: gl » aware
    Translation: ko » aware
    Translation: io » aware
    Translation: kn » aware
    Translation: ku » aware
    Translation: li » aware
    Translation: hu » aware
    Translation: ml » aware
    Translation: my » aware
    Translation: nl » aware
    Translation: ja » aware
    Translation: pl » aware
    Translation: pt » aware
    Translation: ru » aware
    Category: simple:aware -
    Translation: fi » aware
    Translation: sv » aware
    Translation: ta » aware
    Translation: te » aware
    Translation: th » aware
    Translation: vi » aware
    Translation: zh » aware