Usage examples for conscious

  1. After a few moments Mrs. Keith moved on and Mrs. Chudleigh, who was conscious of deep relief, saw that Challoner was waiting for her to speak. – Blake's Burden by Harold Bindloss
  2. It may be said that from the moment that he had lifted her veil in his puzzled search for her identity, he had been conscious of little else. – The Brown Study by Grace S. Richmond
  3. Conscious of his eyes upon her, she looked away, saying in a forced tone: I had no such thought. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  4. Vanderbank, more and more conscious of something working in him, was more and more interested. – The Awkward Age by Henry James
  5. Colonel Arran is conscious and wishes to see you. – Ailsa Paige by Robert W. Chambers
  6. They took each day as it came and let it go at the end with a half- conscious knowledge that it had been too short. – The Man Thou Gavest by Harriet T. Comstock
  7. When the passion left her she became conscious of the horrible nature of her act, and she gave herself up to justice. – The Book of Were-Wolves by Sabine Baring-Gould
  8. But she could feel no anger, so conscious was she of her own shame. – The Untilled Field by George Moore
  9. She was, as always, quite unself- conscious. – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  10. He is conscious of passing from one to the other. – Essay on the Creative Imagination by Th. Ribot
  11. I guess it was his shot that kept me conscious. – Greylorn by John Keith Laumer
  12. I suppose there are not very many people who, as well as being perfectly happy, are conscious of their perfect happiness. – Mount Music by E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
  13. He pressed on his hat, and passed down the steps out into the street, scarcely conscious of what he was doing. – A Monk of Cruta by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  14. Now that she was away from the land Lady Holme became more conscious of herself and of life. – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  15. I was conscious of the movement of the canoe, but what was happening round me I could not tell. – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. That he had caught and held her attention, although by no conscious effort of his own, was clear to him. – The Inside of the Cup, Volume 5 by Winston Churchill
  17. Although they showed him off with conscious pride, I don't think he really appeared strange to them, beyond his colour. – A Diary Without Dates by Enid Bagnold
  18. The intention may not have been conscious, but I believe it was there! – John March, Southerner by George W. Cable
  19. All I'm conscious of now- I give you my word- is that I'd like to see him. – The Finer Grain by Henry James