subliminal
adjective Etymology: sub- + Latin limin-, limen threshold Date: 1886 1. inadequate to produce a sensation or a perception 2. existing or functioning below the threshold of consciousness <
the subliminal mind
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subliminally adverb

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  • subliminal — subliminal, ale, aux [ sybliminal, o ] adj. • 1893; calque de l all.; de sub et lat. limen, inis « seuil » ♦ Psychol. Qui est inférieur au seuil de la conscience. ⇒ subconscient. Perception subliminale. ⇒ infraliminal. Publicité subliminale :… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • subliminal — SUBLIMINÁL, Ă, subliminali, e, adj. (psih.) Care este inferior pragului conştiinţei, care nu devine conştient. – Din fr. subliminal. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 17.11.2006. Sursa: DEX 98  subliminál adj. m., pl. sublimináli; f. s …   Dicționar Român

  • Subliminal — may refer to:* Subliminal messages * Subliminal (rapper), an Israeli rapper and producer * Subliminal (record label), an electronic music label known for the Subliminal Sessions compilation series …   Wikipedia

  • Subliminal — steht für: Subliminal (Psychologie), ein Begriff aus der Psychologie Subliminal ist der Name folgender Personen: Subliminal (Rapper) (* 1979; eigentlich Kobi Shimoni), ein israelischer Rapper und Produzent Di …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • subliminal — adj. 2 g. 1.  [Psicologia] O mesmo que subliminar. 2.  [Psicologia] percepção subliminal: o mesmo que percepção subliminar.   ‣ Etimologia: inglês subliminal …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • subliminal — adjetivo 1. Que ocurre por debajo del umbral de la conciencia: mensaje subliminal, percepción subliminal …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Subliminal — Sub*lim i*nal, a. [Pref. sub + L. limen threshold.] 1. (Philos.) Existing in the mind, but below the surface or threshold of consciousness; that is, existing as feeling rather than as clear ideas. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. having or using an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subliminal — subliminal,   unterschwellig, unterhalb der Wahrnehmungs oder Bewusstseinsschwelle liegend. * * * sub|li|mi|nal <Adj.> [engl. subliminal, zu lat. sub = unter u. limen = Schwelle] (Psych.): unterschwellig …   Universal-Lexikon

  • subliminal — UK US /ˌsʌbˈlɪmɪnəl/ adjective ► not recognized or understood by the conscious mind, but still having an influence on it: »The magazine is full of subliminal messages about the company s future …   Financial and business terms

  • subliminal — ‘Que está o se produce por debajo del umbral de la conciencia y, por ello, solo es percibido inconscientemente’: «Las imágenes subliminales se introducen a base de fotogramas en un número menor del que puede ser captado conscientemente»… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • subliminal — (adj.) 1886, below the threshold (of consciousness), formed from sub below (see SUB (Cf. sub )) + L. limen (gen. liminis) threshold. Apparently a loan translation of Ger. unter der Schwelle (des Bewusstseins) beneath the threshold (of… …   Etymology dictionary

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