Etymology
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awareness (n.)

"state of being aware," 1828, from aware + -ness. Earlier was awaredom (1752).

updated on March 08, 2017

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Definitions of awareness from WordNet

awareness (n.)
having knowledge of;
he had no awareness of his mistakes
Synonyms: consciousness / cognizance / cognisance / knowingness
awareness (n.)
state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness;
the crash intruded on his awareness
Synonyms: sentience
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