Aware - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈwer|  American pronunciation of the word aware
Brit.  |əˈwɛː|  British pronunciation of the word aware

adjective

- (sometimes followed by `of') having or showing knowledge or understanding or realization or perception(syn: cognisant, cognizant)

was aware of his opponent's hostility
became aware of her surroundings
aware that he had exceeded the speed limit

- bearing in mind; attentive to (syn: mindful)

Examples

Are you aware how important you are to me?

She is one of the most aware people I know.

They were aware of the difficulties.

He was aware that the deadline had passed.

He is aware of danger.

The children are aware of the danger of taking drugs.

Mr Braley has been made aware of the need for absolute secrecy.

Were you aware that Joe had this problem with his knee?

They were well aware that the company was losing money.

As you are aware, a fee will be charged annually.

She was aware of a tall dark figure watching her.

He was aware of the wind in his face.

Bill became aware that he was still holding his glass.

We should promote environmentally aware and responsible science.

was aware of his opponent's hostility

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