inconscient

[in-kon-shuh nt]

adjective


Nearby words

  1. incongruency,
  2. incongruent,
  3. incongruity,
  4. incongruous,
  5. inconnu,
  6. inconsecutive,
  7. inconsequence,
  8. inconsequent,
  9. inconsequential,
  10. inconsiderable

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

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Examples from the Web for 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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