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English definition of “subconscious”


adjective [not gradable]    /sʌbˈkɑn·ʃəs/
relating to thoughts and feelings that exist in the mind and influence your behavior although you are not aware of them: On some subconscious level he wants to make her miserable. subconscious    /sʌbˈkɑn·ʃəs/ noun [U] My subconscious works on things while I’m asleep. subconsciously    /sʌbˈkɑn·ʃəs·li/ adverb [not gradable] When people see these pictures, they subconsciously think of their childhoods.
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