Subconscious meaning

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The subconscious is the part of your mind which operates without your awareness and over which you do not have active control.

The part of your mind that creates your dreams is an example of your subconscious.

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That part of the mind that is not consciously perceived; one's innermost thoughts.

A person can sometimes wake up knowing the solution to a problem that their subconscious has been working on.

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The part of the mind below the level of conscious perception. Often used with the.
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Below the level of consciousness.

The sense of smell can be a subconscious influence on our actions.

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Not fully conscious; imperfectly aware.
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The part of the mind below the level of conscious perception. Often used with the.
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The definition of subconscious is something happening with little or no perception by the individual.

When you have a desire that comes from a part of your mind you cannot control, this is an example of something that would be described as a subconscious desire.

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Occurring without conscious perception, or with only slight perception, on the part of the individual.
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Not wholly conscious; partially or imperfectly conscious.

Subconscious perceptions.

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Partially conscious.
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Not wholly conscious; partially or imperfectly conscious.

Subconscious perceptions.

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the subconscious
  • subconscious mental activity
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

the subconscious