The doctor evaluated his semiconscious patient shortly after the surgery to make sure he was responding well.
- A person who is woken up from a dream, but easily falls back asleep is an example of someone who is semiconscious.
- An example of semiconscious is the state of a very sick patient who is drifting in and out of awareness.
The definition of semiconscious is partially awake or half aware.
not fully conscious or awake; half-conscious
Partially conscious; not completely aware of sensations.
- Neither fully conscious nor unconscious, partially aware but confused or distracted.
- After being hit on the head he was only semiconscious: he could walk, but he tended to go in circles.