Definition of 'subconscious'
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He is particularly interested in the manipulation of the collective and the subconscious. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Your subconscious mind is there for you to use in any way you like. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)There has to be something deep in the subconscious that made me do so. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The conscious and subconscious part of your mind is very important in this business. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The subconscious mind is always working for you. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)Or does porky love come from deep in the subconscious? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Say it out loud to allow your subconscious mind to accept it. The Sun (2014)Our subconscious mind wants the best for us. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What we can do is look into our subconscious mind and see what affects us and how strongly. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Any approach that intends to resolve fear will have to help bring about change in the subconscious mind. POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)The mind is made up of two parts: the subconscious and the conscious. Self-Hypnosis (1994)Our subconscious fear of spiders is in a balloon, which floats gently away. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some minor, wayward part of my subconscious would appear to be suggesting a last hurrah. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Or perhaps it's just a subconscious fear that mine might be bigger than theirs. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But the memory of it all was locked deep in my subconscious, still waiting to be unleashed. Behind Closed Doors - advice for families with violence in the home (1988)I like to write in a very subconscious way. The Sun (2015)Maybe those who dream often of swimming are actually expressing their subconscious desire for independence and freedom in an uncluttered world governed by natural law. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Meanwhile, a thought trawled deep from my subconscious reminds me to allow sufficient time to make my way back to the ferry. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A subconscious desire on the part of men to punish women for wearing boiler suits and getting out of the house during the war? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Those years are firmly logged, not only in my own memory and subconscious, but in those of my family and friends. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Yet somewhere buried deep in my subconscious, a primal bias says I should be the provider. The Sun (2015)I feel the first half is introspective, more melancholic, and there is a subconscious awareness of what was to come. The Sun (2013)Thanks to consistent and high-profile advertising, it has worked its way into our subconscious as seamlessly as the bacteria itself has worked itself into our daily diet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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British English: subconscious NOUN
Your subconscious is the part of your mind that can influence you or affect your behaviour even though you are not aware of it.
...the hidden power of the subconscious.
Definition of subconscious from the Collins English Dictionary
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