To see details on the word
stream of consciousness
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
stream of consciousness


But even then her mind pondered on, a stream of consciousness over which she had no control.
Zane Grey  --  The Call of the Canyon
  continuous flow of ideas and feelings that constitute an individual’s conscious experience — sometimes used as a literary technique
Home
 Mark word for later review on this computer
Notes:
hyphenated before a noun; e.g., stream-of-consciousness soliloquy
Web Links:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Dictionary - Vocabulary.com®
Dictionary/Synonyms - Google®
Dictionary List - OneLook®
Samples:
  • But even then her mind pondered on, a stream of consciousness over which she had no control.
    Zane Grey  --  The Call of the Canyon
  • This stuff has got stream-of-consciousness interludes!
    Stephen King  --  Misery
  • I’d expected her to call and regale us with one of her typical monologues, full of stream-of-consciousness details, but instead she’d left a message-telling us about the win and that she was very pleased with it-that clocked in at under two minutes, which had to be a record for her.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Just Listen
  • The no-risk bonus coupon below gives you guaranteed access to dozens of documented cases of life after death, everlasting life, previous-life experiences, posthumous life in outer space, transmigration of souls, and personalized resurrection through stream-of-consciousness computer techniques.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
Search for samples from other sources:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®
Associated words [difficulty]:   stream of consciousness [9]
     If popups are enabled: Search in OneLook®   If Flash® is also enabled: Search in Visuwords®
Most commonly used in these subjects:   Human Behavior, Philosophy, Logic & Reasoning
Home
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading