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conscious Idioms & Phrases


class-conscious

  • adjective satellite (used of society) socially hierarchical
    stratified.
    • American society is becoming increasingly stratified
WordNet

self-conscious

  • adjective satellite aware of yourself as an individual or of your own being and actions and thoughts
    self-aware.
    • self-conscious awareness
    • self-conscious about their roles as guardians of the social values"- D.M.Potter
  • adjective satellite excessively and uncomfortably conscious of your appearance or behavior
    • self-conscious teenagers
    • wondered if she could ever be untidy without feeling self-conscious about it
WordNet
Self`-con"scious adjective
Definitions
  1. Conscious of one's acts or state as belonging to, or originating in, one's self. "My self-conscious worth." Dryden.
  2. Conscious of one's self as an object of the observation of others; as, the speaker was too self-conscious.
Webster 1913