hyperaware

adjective
hy·​per·​aware | \ ˌhī-pər-ə-ˈwer How to pronounce hyperaware (audio) \
variants: or hyper-aware

Definition of hyperaware

: extremely or excessively aware But Ms. Wurtzel herself is hyperaware of the narcissistic nature of her problems…— Michiko Kakutani

First Known Use of hyperaware

1962, in the meaning defined above

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“Hyperaware.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperaware. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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