the totality of mental processes of which the individual is not aware; unreportable mental activities.
Origin of subconscious
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Related Words for subconsciousespsyche, unconscious, essence, mind, soul, subconsciousness, hidden, inmost, inner, intuitive, latent, mental, repressed, subliminal, suppressed
acting or existing without one's awarenesssubconscious motive
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Not wholly conscious; partially or imperfectly conscious.
The part of the mind below the level of conscious perception.
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