[in-kon-shuh nt]


Origin of inconscient

1880–85; in-3 + conscient conscious (< French conscient) < Latin conscient-, stem of consciēns, present participle of conscīre, orig., to have on one's conscience, equivalent to con- con- + scīre to know
Related formsin·con·scient·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of inconscient

  • She was not yet a woman, by a certain veil of fragility and inconscient shyness, but the child was gone.

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