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 (sĕm′ē-kŏn′shəs, sĕm′ī-)
Partially conscious; not completely aware of sensations.

sem′i·con′scious·ly adv.
sem′i·con′scious·ness n.


not fully conscious
ˌsemiˈconsciously adv
ˌsemiˈconsciousness n


(ˌsɛm iˈkɒn ʃəs, ˌsɛm aɪ-)

not fully conscious.
sem`i•con′scious•ly, adv.
sem`i•con′scious•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.semiconscious - partially conscious; not completely aware of sensations
conscious - knowing and perceiving; having awareness of surroundings and sensations and thoughts; "remained conscious during the operation"; "conscious of his faults"; "became conscious that he was being followed"


semi-conscious [ˌsɛmiˈkɒnʃəs] adjsemi-conscient(e)semi-darkness [ˌsɛmiˈdɑːrknɪs] npénombre f
The room was in semi-darkness → La pièce était plongée dans la pénombre.semi-detached [ˌsɛmidɪˈtætʃt]
adj (mainly British) [house] → jumelé(e)
nmaison f jumeléesemi-final [ˌsɛmiˈfaɪnəl] (mainly British) semifinal (mainly US) ndemi-finale f
England were beaten in the semi-finals → L'Angleterre a été battue en demi-finale.semi-finalist [ˌsɛmiˈfaɪnəlɪst] (mainly British) semifinalist (mainly US) ndemi-finaliste mf


[ˌsɛmɪˈkɒnʃəs] adjparzialmente cosciente
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The streets, squares and cafes of Paris in the 50s and 60s merge with semiconsciously perceived images of the present, just like "prints of prints, as with analogue photography," wrote Peter KE[micro]rte in the German daily "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.
Likewise, those of us who live a middle-class lifestyle in a "developed" nation constantly, if semiconsciously, exploit asymmetries in labor conditions across the time zones of a globalized world.
But in this case, the victimization concept is written into the law so precisely that I find it hard not to believe that the legislatures had the concept in mind--consciously, unconsciously, or semiconsciously.