noun. ['ˌənˈkɑːnʃəsnɪs'] a state lacking normal awareness of the self or environment.
- state of mind
- cognitive state
- automatic pilot
Words that Rhyme with Unconsciousness
Example sentences of the word unconsciousness
1. Noun, singular or mass
Symptoms of critically low glucose include fainting, weakness, confusion and unconsciousness if not treated.
These injuries could lead to amnesia, unconsciousness, coma or death in some cases.
Quotes containing the word unconsciousness
1. There will be no yelling at people who are bleeding themselves to unconsciousness.
- Kristin Cashore, Fire
2. Um,"Doc said in a mild voice, "medically speaking, I'm not sure that was the most helpful thing for his condition.""But I feel better,"Jared answered, sullen.Doc smiled the tiniest smile. "Well, maybe a few more minutes of unconsciousness won't kill him.
- Stephenie Meyer, The Host
3. God takes away the minds of poets, and uses them as his ministers, as he also uses diviners and holy prophets, in order that we who hear them may know them to be speaking not of themselves who utter these priceless words in a state of unconsciousness, but that God himself is the speaker, and that through them he is conversing with us.