awareness

[ uh-wair-nis ]
/ əˈwɛər nɪs /

noun

the state or condition of being aware; having knowledge; consciousness: The object of the information drive is to raise awareness of what spreads HIV/AIDS.

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OTHER WORDS FROM awareness

hy·per·a·ware·ness, nouno·ver·a·ware·ness, nounself-a·ware·ness, noun
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self-awareness

n.

Realization of oneself as an individual entity or personality.
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