hyperawareness

noun
hy·​per·​aware·​ness | \ ˌhī-pər-ə-ˈwer-nəs How to pronounce hyperawareness (audio) \
variants: or hyper-awareness

Definition of hyperawareness

: the quality or state of being extremely or excessively aware Many have egos nourished by that terrain, which feeds a hyperawareness of status, a persistent jockeying for position.— Frank Bruni

First Known Use of hyperawareness

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Hyperawareness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperawareness. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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