conscious conscious  /ˈkɑn ʃəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) intentionally conceived
  2. (adj) knowing and perceiving; having awareness of surroundings and sensations and thoughts
  3. (adj) (followed by `of') showing realization or recognition of something

News

  1. Sun shines on ASOS as Inditex and H&M feel the chill

    By Sarah Morris and Anna Ringstrom MADRID/STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Cold weather in recession-weary Europe left spring collections on the racks of the world's biggest clothing retailers, Inditex and H&M, while small British rival ASOS beat the seasons with soaring demand for its cost-conscious online offering. Spain's Inditex , which owns the Zara chain, posted its weakest quarterly growth in net ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Health-conscious classes, programs this week

    HUNTINGTON -- A number of health-conscious classes, programs and screenings are scheduled in the Tri-State this week. Some of the activities offered in the area:
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Huntington Herald-Dispatch

  3. 'Conscious Clothing' measures the junk you're breathing

    Conscious clothing measures inhaled particulates and the body's reaction. (Credit: Conscious Clothing) Note to all you slightly obsessed folks out there who are into tracking your quantified self: isn't it about time you started keeping track of not just all the calories you inhale, but the air pollution as well? The prototype for just such a device, dubbed Conscious Clothing, and the trio of ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: CNET

Quotes

  1. "As the Holy Koran tells us, be conscious of God and speak always the truth", President Obama said.
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Novinite.com

  2. "We are all very conscious that peace is made on the ground, while resolutions are written in the United Nations," said David Miliband, the British foreign secretary.
    on Jan 7, 2009 By: David Miliband Source: New York Times

  3. "You only get one shot at a second chance," Vick said during his introductory news conference Friday, "and I'm conscious of that."
    on Aug 16, 2009 By: Michael Vick Source: Boston Herald

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