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Meaning of “subconscious” - Learner’s Dictionary

subconscious

noun [no plural]     /sʌbˈkɒnʃəs/
the part of your mind that contains thoughts and feelings that you are not aware of but which influence your behaviour: The memory was buried deep within my subconscious.Science of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personalityMind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysis
Translations of “subconscious”
in Chinese (Traditional) 潛意識,下意識…
in Russian подсознание…
in Turkish bilinçaltı, şuuraltı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 潜意识,下意识…
in Polish podświadomość…
(Definition of subconscious noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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