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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MORE CONSCIOUS

He was more conscious that she was feeling something acutely.

But he was growing more and more conscious that his belly was screaming for hunger.

"The world is more conscious of your discordant voices," I said.

And there was a peculiarity of manner in him of which she became day by day more conscious.

But it was a hard road, and none was more conscious of his deficiencies than himself.

More conscious and manifold help from above I never experienced.

No one was more conscious of the treachery of letters than was Rossetti himself.

"Never have I been more conscious of the inroads of age," he confided.

He was overbearing at times, but not more conscious of power than of honesty in its use.

Of the imperfection of all three, no one can be more conscious than their author.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1600, "knowing, privy to," from Latin conscius "knowing, aware," from conscire (see conscience); probably a loan-translation of Greek syneidos. A word adopted from the Latin poets and much mocked at first. Sense of "active and awake" is from 1837.

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