semi-conscious

Related to semi-conscious: half-conscious, consciously, semicomatose
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semi-conscious

[ˈsemɪˈkɒnʃəs] ADJsemiconsciente

semi-conscious

(semiˈkonʃəs) adjective
partly conscious. He was semi-conscious when they took him to hospital.
ˌsemi-ˈconsciousness noun
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Then he leaned once more over the bed and poured the contents of the glass between the lips of the semi-conscious man.
How long he lay there unconscious he never knew; but as reason slowly reasserted itself in his semi-conscious state he was aware that he lay in a cool bed upon the whitest of linen in a bright and cheery room, and that upon one side close to him was an open window, the delicate hangings of which were fluttering in a soft summer breeze which blew in from a sun-kissed orchard of ripening fruit which he could see without--an old orchard in which soft, green grass grew between the laden trees, and where the sun filtered through the foliage; and upon the dappled greensward a little child was playing with a frolicsome puppy.
We were bewildered, stunned, semi-conscious. We had all braced our courage for death, but this fearful and sudden new fact--that we must continue to live after we had survived the race to which we belonged--struck us with the shock of a physical blow and left us prostrate.
Fyne brushed them aside, with the semi-conscious egoism of all safe, established, existences.
He kept his finger along the nozzle of the pipe to ensure the aim, and attended to no other business, knowing only by the noise and that semi-conscious corner of the eye, the exciting incidents that began to tumble themselves about the island garden.
He was previously put on suicide watch after he was found semi-conscious on July 23 with marks on his neck on the floor of his jail cell.
According to police, the man was found semi-conscious at home on Monday afternoon and was rushed to Larnaca hospital where he was treated for a head injury.
Jane realises he will never stop loving his ex-girlfriend, so leaves town, while Piper is confused when she hears a semi-conscious Terese call out Paul's name.
NAWABSHAH -- Two sisters died and another fell semi-conscious when their mother locked them inside a trunk in Safar Dahiri village near Daur on Monday evening.
Moments later, her husband and brother-inlaw rescued the 78-yearold victim they found semi-conscious on the floor.
He was sent to Changi General Hospital in a semi-conscious state and died from his injuries at 2.10pm.
The Royal Gazette reported that an unnamed 21-year-old Filipino seafarer of the Golden Taurus was found 'semi-conscious' on Sunday at around 1:30 p.m.