toggle menu
1000+ books

in a sentence

show 31 more with this conextual meaning
  • It's quite possible that a typical Weakest Link contestant isn't even cognizant of his discrimination toward Latinos and the elderly (or, in the case of blacks and women, his lack of discrimination).†   (source)
  • Ever cognizant of his distinguished credentials, he carried himself with the detached air of someone who knows himself to be a superior person.†   (source)
  • My younger brother, Mark, did not have a single cognizant memory of him.†   (source)
  • It was vital that he remain cognizant, even alert, for what followed.†   (source)
  • I hadn't imagined that our professions were linked enough for you to be cognizant of what I must know.†   (source)
  • And I'm fully cognizant of that.†   (source)
  • You cognizant of that?†   (source)
  • She's barely cognizant of what's going on around her, and she doesn't remember me at all.   (source)
    cognizant = aware (having knowledge or understanding)
  • Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.   (source)
  • "I'm cognizant of that," Clumly snapped.†   (source)
  • God is knower, cognizant.†   (source)
  • It's irregular, I'm cognizant of that.†   (source)
  • You cognizant of that, Kozlowski?†   (source)
  • I'm cognizant of all that.†   (source)
  • I'm cognizant of that.†   (source)
  • I'm cognizant of that.†   (source)
  • The day came when his pale blue eyes, perfectly cognizant of his surroundings, fell upon Carreen sitting beside him, telling her rosary beads, the morning sun shining through her fair hair.†   (source)
  • It was supposed that Parker, cognizant of the part Wendover had played, had tracked him down and demanded hush-money which the other refused to pay.†   (source)
  • Yes, I fancy you'll find us oldsters quite cognizant of the shifting spiritual values of the age.†   (source)
  • If I am correctly informed, he is cognizant of the business on which I wish to speak to you.'†   (source)
  • But, besides the above, we are cognizant of certain other undoubted facts, which puzzle us a good deal because they seem flatly to contradict the foregoing.†   (source)
  • "Hump," he said, becoming cognizant of the fascinated gaze I bent upon him, "this beats whisky and is where your Omar misses.†   (source)
  • I am convinced that he would not remain in either place, because he is possessed by an extraordinary terror of this person who ordered him to keep out of the way; in his ignorance, he believes this person to be everywhere, and cognizant of everything.†   (source)
  • Instead of first defining the conceptions of freedom and inevitability in themselves, and then ranging the phenomena of life under those definitions, history should deduce a definition of the conception of freedom and inevitability themselves from the immense quantity of phenomena of which it is cognizant and that always appear dependent on these two elements.†   (source)
  • We know that the; immediately ensuing is the commencement of a word, and, of the six characters succeeding this 'the,' we are cognizant of no less than five.†   (source)
  • Under this name too, they were used with great effect as a means of taming refractory children, so that at the sight of poor Miss Anne's sallow face, several small urchins had a terrified sense that she was cognizant of all their worst misdemeanours, and knew the precise number of stones with which they had intended to hit Farmer Britton's ducks.†   (source)
  • That I have some claim to the exercise of a veto here, would not, I believe, be denied by any reasonable person cognizant of the relations between us: relations which, though thrown into the past by your recent procedure, are not thereby annulled in their character of determining antecedents.†   (source)
  • Cognizant although innocent of the murder, the Frenchman will naturally hesitate about replying to the advertisement—about demanding the Ourang-Outang.†   (source)
  • Should they even trace the animal, it would be impossible to prove me cognizant of the murder, or to implicate me in guilt on account of that cognizance.†   (source)
  • ' A second Frenchman differs, moreover, with the first, and is positive that the voice was that of an Italian; but, not being cognizant of that tongue, is, like the Spaniard, 'convinced by the intonation.'†   (source)
  • Assurances
    I need no assurances, I am a man who is preoccupied of his own soul;
    I do not doubt that from under the feet and beside the hands and
    face I am cognizant of, are now looking faces I am not cognizant
    of, calm and actual faces,
    I do not doubt but the majesty and beauty of the world are latent in
    any iota of the world,
    I do not doubt I am limitless, and that the universes are limitless,
    in vain I try to think how limitless,
    I do not doubt that the orbs and the systems of orbs play their†   (source)
▲ show less (of above)