semiconscious

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adjective semi·con·scious \ ˌse-mē-ˈkän(t)-shəs , ˌse-ˌmī- , -mi- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of semiconscious

:incompletely conscious :imperfectly aware or responsive

semiconsciousness

noun

Examples of semiconscious in a Sentence

  1. The victim was semiconscious and could barely talk.

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First Known Use of semiconscious

1839


SEMICONSCIOUS Defined for English Language Learners

semiconscious

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Definition of semiconscious for English Language Learners

  • : partially conscious : only somewhat awake and able to understand what is happening around you


Medical Dictionary

semiconscious

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adjective semi·con·scious \ -ˈkän-chəs \

medical Definition of semiconscious

:incompletely conscious :imperfectly aware or responsive

semiconsciousness

noun

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