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aware

adjective  us   /əˈweər/
knowing that something exists, or having knowledge or experience of a particular thing: [+ (that) clause] We were just not aware (that) garbage would be a problem, that we ever would need to recycle. Are you aware of any reason why you cannot act fairly as a juror in this trial?
awareness
noun [U]  us   /əˈweər·nəs/
His tragedy has brought a heightened awareness to the conditions surrounding heatstroke.
Translations of “aware”
in Arabic مُدْرِك, مُلِم بِالشِّيء…
in Korean 알고 있는…
in Malaysian sedar…
in French conscient (de)…
in Turkish farkında, haberdar…
in Italian consapevole, conscio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 意識到的, 明白的, 知道的…
in Russian осведомленный…
in Polish świadomy…
in Vietnamese nhận thức…
in Spanish informado, consciente…
in Portuguese consciente…
in Thai ตระหนักรู้…
in German (sich) bewußt…
in Catalan conscient…
in Japanese 知っている, 気づいて…
in Indonesian menyadari…
in Chinese (Simplified) 意识到的, 明白的, 知道的…
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