- of or relating to cognition; concerned with the act or process of knowing, perceiving, etc. : cognitive development; cognitive functioning.
- of or relating to the mental processes of perception, memory, judgment, and reasoning, as contrasted with emotional and volitional processes.
Origin of cognitive
Examples from the Web for cognitively
Why they are so important for physically and cognitively disabled kids (and their able bodied peers).Magical Gardens for the Blind, Deaf, and Disabled
October 22, 2014
The rich—as Murray argues in Coming Apart—are cognitively much superior to the poor.Answering a Murray Defender
February 8, 2012
When the dorsolateral PFC goes tilt, things go downhill fast, cognitively speaking.The Science Behind Rick Perry’s Debate Brain Freeze
November 10, 2011
Word-processing is cognitively a different effort from writing with a pen or typewriter.The Civilization of Illiteracy
Or (we may proceed) do you hold that a past object is cognitively apprehensible, as begetting cognition?The Sarva-Darsana-Samgraha
That alone is absolutely and indubitably present; therefore, it alone is cognitively certain.Creative Intelligence
John Dewey, Addison W. Moore, Harold Chapman Brown, George H. Mead, Boyd H. Bode, Henry Waldgrave, Stuart James, Hayden Tufts, Horace M. Kallen
- of or relating to cognition
Word Origin and History for cognitively
- Of, characterized by, involving, or relating to cognition.
- Having a basis in or reducible to empirical factual knowledge.