cognizant

  • 1 Cognizant — Technology Solutions Unternehmensform Kapitalgesellschaft ISIN …

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  • 2 Cognizant — Cog ni*zant (? or ?), a. [See {Cognizance}, and cf. {Connusant}.] Having cognizance or knowledge. (of). [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 cognizant — I adjective accomplished, acquainted, alert, apperceptive, apprehensive, apprised, astute, aware, clear sighted, cognitive, comprehending, conscious, conscius, conversant, discerning, discriminating, educated, endowed with consciousness, endowed… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 cognizant of — index acquainted, privy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 cognizant — 1820, back formation from COGNIZANCE (Cf. cognizance) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 cognizant — (Amer.) cog·ni·zant || kÉ‘gnɪzÉ™nt / kÉ’g adj. having knowledge, having an understanding of; aware of something through personal experience, aware that (also cognisant) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 7 cognizant — *aware, conscious, sensible, alive, awake Analogous words: *conversant, versed: informed, acquainted, apprised (see INFORM) Antonyms: ignorant Contrasted words: *insensible, insensitive, impassible, anesthetic: ignoring, overlooking, slighting,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 cognizant — [adj] aware acquainted, alive, apprehensive, au courant, awake, conscious, conversant, down with, familiar, grounded, hep to*, hip to*, informed, in on, in the know, in the picture*, judicious, knowing, knowledgeable, observant, on the beam*, on… …

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  • 9 cognizant — [käg′nəzənt] adj. having cognizance; aware or informed (of something) SYN. AWARE …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 cognizant — adj. (formal) (cannot stand alone) cognizant of (cognizant of the danger) * * * [ kɒgnɪz(ə)nt] (formal) (cannot stand alone) cognizant of (cognizant of the danger) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 cognizant — cog|ni|zant cognisant [ˈkɔgnızənt US ˈka:g ] adj [not before noun] formal if someone is cognizant of something, they know about it and understand it cognizant of ▪ He was cognizant of the peculiarities of the case …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 cognizant — [[t]kɒ̱gnɪz(ə)nt[/t]] ADJ GRADED: v link ADJ, usu ADJ of n If someone is cognizant of something, they are aware of it or understand it. [FORMAL] Walter was cognizant of the limitations of his argument. Syn: conscious (in BRIT, also use cognisant) …

    English dictionary

  • 13 cognizant — /kog neuh zeuhnt, kon euh /, adj. 1. having cognizance; aware (usually fol. by of): He was cognizant of the difficulty. 2. having legal cognizance. [1810 20; COGNIZ(ANCE) + ANT] Syn. 1. See conscious. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 14 cognizant — adjective /ˈkɒɡnəzənt,ˈkɒnəzənt/ Aware; fully informed; having understanding The defendant is cognizant that this is a serious charge …

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  • 15 cognizant — Synonyms and related words: acknowledging, alive, alive to, all knowing, apperceptive, appercipient, appreciative, appreciative of, apprehending, apprehensive, apprised of, au courant, awake, awake to, aware, aware of, behind the curtain, behind… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 cognizant — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. sensible, aware, conscious. See knowledge. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. informed, aware, mindful; see conscious 1 . See Synonym Study at conscious . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) a …

    English dictionary for students

  • 17 cognizant — also cognisant BrE adjective (not before noun) having knowledge or information about something; aware: Colby was cognizant of these goals, but was unmoved by them …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 cognizant — cog•ni•zant [[t]ˈkɒg nə zənt, ˈkɒn ə [/t]] adj. 1) having cognizance; aware (usu. fol. by of): We were cognizant of the difficulty[/ex] 2) having legal cognizance • Etymology: 1810–20 syn: See conscious …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 cognizant — cognizance (also cognisance) ► NOUN formal ▪ knowledge or awareness. ● take cognizance of Cf. ↑take cognizance of DERIVATIVES cognizant adjective cognize (also cognise) verb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 20 cognizant — adjective Date: 1820 knowledgeable of something especially through personal experience; also mindful Synonyms: see aware …

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