inconscient

adjective
in·​con·​scient | \ (ˌ)in-ˈkän(t)-shənt How to pronounce inconscient (audio) \

Definition of inconscient

First Known Use of inconscient

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for inconscient

probably from French, from in- + conscient mindful, from Latin conscient-, consciens, present participle of conscire to be conscious — more at conscience

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The first known use of inconscient was in 1885

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“Inconscient.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inconscient. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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