mindful

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adjective mind·ful \ˈmīn(d)-fəl\

Definition of mindful

  1. 1 :  bearing in mind :  aware be mindful of how you use your power — Ayesha Grice

  2. 2 :  inclined to be aware a stirring and important book for all mindful Americans — New Republic

mindfully

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Examples of mindful in a Sentence

  1. a truly considerate person, always mindful of the needs of others

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First Known Use of mindful

14th century


MINDFUL Defined for English Language Learners

mindful

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Definition of mindful for English Language Learners

  • : aware of something that may be important


MINDFUL Defined for Kids

mindful

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adjective mind·ful \ˈmīnd-fəl\

Definition of mindful for Students

  1. :  keeping in mind :  aware They were mindful of the dangers.



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