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Pronunciation of Conscious: Learn how to pronounce Conscious in English correctly

Learn how to say Conscious correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word conscious:

1aware of and responding to one’s surroundings:
although I was in pain, I was conscious
2having knowledge of something:
we are conscious of the extent of the problem
[in combination] concerned with or worried about a particular matter:
they were growing increasingly security-conscious
3(of an action or feeling) deliberate and intentional:
a conscious effort to walk properly
(of the mind or a thought) directly perceptible to and under the control of the person concerned:
when you go to sleep it is only the conscious mind which shuts down



late 16th century (in the sense ‘being aware of wrongdoing’): from Latin conscius ‘knowing with others or in oneself’ (from conscire ‘be privy to’) + -ous

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