unconscious
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Usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 4.
unconscious(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (medicine)
a. inconsciente
The boxer was left unconscious at the end of the fight.El boxeador quedó inconsciente al final de la pelea.
b. sin sentido
The assailant was unconscious when the police arrived.El agresor estaba sin sentido cuando llegó la policía.
2. (without thinking)
a. insconsciente
Our unconscious movements tell others a lot about ourselves.Nuestros movimientos inconscientes les dicen a los otros mucho sobre nosotros.
3. (unaware; used with "of")
a. inconsciente de
He's a good guy, but sometimes he's unconscious of other people's feelings.Es un buen tipo, pero a veces es inconsciente de los sentimientos de los demás.
b. no consciente de
My neighbor seemed unconscious of the amount of noise he was making.Mi vecino no parecía consciente de la cantidad de ruido que hacía.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (psychology)
a. el inconsciente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
According to Freud, dreams were a manifestation of the unconscious.Según Freud, los sueños eran una manifestación del inconsciente.
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unconscious
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (psychology)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
the unconsciousel inconsciente
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (not awake)
a. inconsciente
to be unconsciousestar inconsciente
3. (unintentional)
a. inintencionado(a)
to be unconscious of somethingno ser consciente de algo
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unconscious [ʌnˈkɒnʃəs]
adjective
1 (Med) sin sentido; inconsciente
to be unconscious estar sin sentido or inconsciente; to be unconscious for three hours pasar tres horas sin sentido; to become unconscious perder el sentido or conocimiento; desmayarse; to fall unconscious caer sin sentido; they found him unconscious lo encontraron inconsciente
2 (unaware) inconsciente; insensible
to be unconscious of sth no ser consciente de algo; he remained blissfully unconscious of the danger continuó tan tranquilo, sin darse cuenta del peligro
3 (unintentional) inconsciente
noun
the unconscious (Psychology and Psychiatry) el inconsciente
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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