self-awareness

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self-a·ware

(sĕlf′ə-wâr′)
adj.
Aware of oneself, including one's traits, feelings, and behaviors.

self′-a·ware′ness n.

self-awareness

n
the quality of being conscious of one's own feelings, character, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.self-awareness - awareness of your own individuality
awareness, cognisance, cognizance, knowingness, consciousness - having knowledge of; "he had no awareness of his mistakes"; "his sudden consciousness of the problem he faced"; "their intelligence and general knowingness was impressive"
orientation - a person's awareness of self with regard to position and time and place and personal relationships
self-consciousness - self-awareness plus the additional realization that others are similarly aware of you
Translations

self-awareness

[ˌselfəˈwɛənɪs] Nconocimiento m or conciencia f de sí mismo

self-awareness

n autoconocimiento, autoconsciencia, autoconciencia
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The first interlude and chapter deal with the exploration and knowledge of the self; the second delves more deeply into addressing painful or difficult areas of self awareness, with particular focus on using the tools of close writing exercises.
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In it he made the morally false argument that the human embryo, because it has "no consciousness, no self awareness, no ability to feel love or pain," is far less human than the "smallest insect .