- having knowledge; conscious; cognizant: aware of danger.
- informed; alert; knowledgeable; sophisticated: She is one of the most politically aware young women around.
Origin of aware
Synonyms for aware
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Contemporary Examples of hyperaware
Zhu Zhu is hyperaware of the fact that Lyons and Berger are not her birth parents, and that she used to live in China.Ralph Lauren Child Model, From Roadside to Runway
May 23, 2013
- (postpositive foll by of) having knowledge; cognizantaware of his error
- informed of current developmentspolitically aware
Word Origin for aware
late Old English gewær, from Proto-Germanic *ga-waraz (cf. Old Saxon giwar, Middle Dutch gheware, Old High German giwar, German gewahr), from *ga-, intensive prefix, + wær "wary, cautious" (see wary).