consciousness-raising

noun
cons·​cious·​ness-raising

Definition of consciousness-raising

: an increasing of concerned awareness especially of some social or political issue

First Known Use of consciousness-raising

1968, in the meaning defined above

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“Consciousness-raising.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/consciousness-raising. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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consciousness-raising

noun

English Language Learners Definition of consciousness-raising

: the process of making people understand and be interested in important social or political issues

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