- attentive, aware, or careful (usually followed by of): mindful of one's responsibilities.
- noting or relating to the psychological technique of mindfulness: mindful observation of one's experiences.
Origin of mindful
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heedful, thoughtful, regardful.
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- (usually postpositive and foll by of) keeping aware; heedfulmindful of your duties
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