Mindful

  • 1 Mindful — Mind ful, a. Bearing in mind; regardful; attentive; heedful; observant. [1913 Webster] What is man, that thou art mindful of him? Ps. viii. 4. [1913 Webster] I promise you to be mindful of your admonitions. Hammond. [1913 Webster] {Mind ful*ly},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 mindful — (adj.) mid 14c., from MIND (Cf. mind) (n.) + FUL (Cf. ful). Related: Mindfully; mindfulness. Old English myndful meant of good memory. Old English also had myndig (adj.) mindful, recollecting; thoughtful, which if it had lived might have yielded… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 mindful — ► ADJECTIVE 1) (mindful of/that) aware of or recognizing that. 2) formal inclined or intending to do something …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 mindful — [mīnd′fəl] adj. having in mind; aware, heedful, or careful (of) [to be mindful of the danger] mindfully adv. mindfulness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 mindful — index careful, circumspect, cognizant, conscious (aware), discreet, faithful (diligent), familiar …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 mindful — [adj] attentive, aware alert, alive to, apprehensive, au courant, be up on*, cagey, careful, cautious, chary, cognizant, conscientious, conscious, conversant, heedful, in the know, know all the answers*, knowing, know ins and outs*, knowledgeable …

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  • 7 mindful — mind|ful [ maındfəl ] adjective careful about or conscious of something: mindful of: Travelers ought to be mindful of their surroundings. mindful that: Sally was mindful that her comments might upset him …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 mindful — UK [ˈmaɪn(d)f(ə)l] / US [ˈmaɪn(d)fəl] adjective careful about or conscious of something mindful of: Travellers ought to be mindful of their surroundings. mindful that: Sally was mindful that her comments might upset him …

    English dictionary

  • 9 mindful — adj. (cannot stand alone) mindful of (mindful of one s responsibilities) * * * [ maɪndf(ə)l] (cannot stand alone) mindfulof (mindful of one s responsibilities) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 10 mindful — [[t]ma͟ɪndfʊl[/t]] ADJ GRADED: v link ADJ, usu ADJ of n If you are mindful of something, you think about it and consider it when taking action. [FORMAL] We must be mindful of the consequences of selfishness... Mindful of the needs of its students …

    English dictionary

  • 11 mindful — Synonyms and related words: accommodating, accommodative, active, advertent, agog, agreeable, alert, alive, alive to, all ears, all eyes, all knowing, apperceptive, appercipient, appreciative of, apprehending, apprehensive, apprised of, assiduous …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 mindful — mind|ful [ˈmaındfəl] adj mindful of sth formal remembering a particular rule or fact and thinking about it when you are making decisions about what to do = ↑conscious of ▪ The school is mindful of its responsibilities towards all the children …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 mindful — adjective mindful of behaving in a way that shows you remember a particular rule or fact: Mindful of the guide s warning they returned before dark …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 mindful — adj 1.Usu. mindful of attentive, observant, regardful, noticing, open eyed, alert, wide awake, sharp, alive to, Inf. on the job; listening, all ears, advertent, Archaic. attent; heedful, obedient, compliant, respectful. 2.Usu. mindful of careful …

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  • 15 mindful — mindfully, adv. mindfulness, n. /muynd feuhl/, adj. attentive, aware, or careful (usually fol. by of): mindful of one s responsibilities. [1375 1425; late ME mindeful. See MIND, FUL] Syn. heedful, thoughtful, regardful. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 16 mindful of — conscious or aware of something. → mindful …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 mindful — adjective 1》 (often mindful of) conscious or aware of something. 2》 formal inclined or intending to do something. Derivatives mindfully adverb mindfulness noun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 18 mindful — adjective with mindful steps we slowly made our way down the gorge Syn: aware, conscious, sensible, alive, alert, acquainted, heedful, wary, chary; informal wise, hip; formal cognizant, regardful Ant: heedless …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 19 mindful — [ˈmaɪn(d)f(ə)l] adj careful about something, or conscious of something Travellers ought to be mindful of their surroundings.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 20 mindful — mind•ful [[t]ˈmaɪnd fəl[/t]] adj. attentive; aware: Be mindful of the consequences[/ex] • Etymology: 1375–1425 mind′ful•ly, adv. mind′ful•ness, n …

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