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inconscient

[ in-kon-shuhnt ]
/ ɪnˈkɒn ʃənt /
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adjective
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Origin of inconscient

1880–85; in-3 + conscient conscious (<French conscient) <Latin conscient-, stem of consciēns, present participle of conscīre, originally, to have on one's conscience, equivalent to con-con- + scīre to know

OTHER WORDS FROM inconscient

in·con·scient·ly, adverb
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How to use inconscient in a sentence

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

    Making Money|Owen Johnson
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