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sub·con·scious

 (sŭb-kŏn′shəs)
adj.
Not wholly conscious; partially or imperfectly conscious: subconscious perceptions.
n.
The part of the mind below the level of conscious perception. Often used with the.

sub·con′scious·ly adv.
sub·con′scious·ness n.

subconscious

(sʌbˈkɒnʃəs)
adj
(Psychology) acting or existing without one's awareness: subconscious motive.
n
(Psychoanalysis) psychoanal that part of the mind which is on the fringe of consciousness and contains material of which it is possible to become aware by redirecting attention. Compare preconscious2, unconscious5
subˈconsciously adv
subˈconsciousness n

sub•con•scious

(sʌbˈkɒn ʃəs)

adj.
1. existing or operating in the mind beneath or beyond consciousness.
2. imperfectly or not wholly conscious: subconscious motivations.
n.
3. the totality of mental processes of which the individual is not aware.
[1825–35]
sub•con′scious•ly, adv.
sub•con′scious•ness, n.

subconscious

unconscious
1. used as a noun

Your subconscious is the part of your mind that can influence you or affect your behaviour without your being aware of it.

The memory of it all was locked deep in my subconscious.
2. used as an adjective

You can also use subconscious as an adjective in front of a noun.

The subconscious mind forgets nothing.
He was urged on by some subconscious desire to punish himself.
3. 'unconscious'

You do not say that a person is 'subconscious'. If someone is not conscious, you say that they are unconscious.

The blow knocked him unconscious.

subconscious

This term describes any mental process of which we are only dimly aware.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.subconscious - psychic activity just below the level of awareness
mind, psyche, nous, brain, head - that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason; "his mind wandered"; "I couldn't get his words out of my head"
Adj.1.subconscious - just below the level of consciousness
unconscious - not conscious; lacking awareness and the capacity for sensory perception as if asleep or dead; "lay unconscious on the floor"

subconscious

noun
1. mind, psyche, essential being, imagination, inner self the hidden power of the subconscious
adjective
Translations
تَحْت الوَعْي، دون الوَعْي
podvědomípodvědomý
underbevidstunderbevidsthed
alitajuinenpiilotajuinentiedostamaton
iš pasąmonėsnesąmoningaspasąmonė
neapzinātszemapziņazemapziņas-
bilinç altı

subconscious

[ˈsʌbˈkɒnʃəs]
A. ADJsubconsciente
B. N the subconsciousel subconsciente
in one's subconsciousen el subconsciente

subconscious

[ˌsʌbˈkɒnʃəs]
adjsubconscient(e)
nsubconscient m

subconscious

[ˌsʌbˈkɒnʃəs]
1. adjsubcosciente
2. n the subconsciousil subcosciente, il subconscio

subconscious

(sabˈkonʃəs) adjective, noun
(of) those activities of the mind of which we are not aware. I suspect that his generosity arose from a subconscious desire for praise; We can't control the activities of the subconscious.
subˈconsciously adverb

sub·con·scious

n. subconsciente, subconsciencia, estado durante el cual los procesos mentales que afectan el pensamiento los sentimientos y la conducta ocurren sin que la persona esté consciente de ello;
a. rel. a. la zona mental en la que la persona no se encuentra totalmente consciente.

subconscious

adj subconsciente; n subconsciencia or subconciencia