cognizant definition

  • adjective:
    • completely informed; conscious. See Synonyms at aware.
    • Aware; completely informed; having comprehension
    • Having cognizance or knowledge. (of).
    • (occasionally followed closely by `of') having or showing knowledge or comprehension or realization or perception
    • completely informed; mindful. See Synonyms at aware.
    • Aware; totally informed; having comprehension
    • Having cognizance or understanding. (of).
    • (sometimes accompanied by `of') having or showing knowledge or comprehension or understanding or perception
  • others:
    • Having cognizance or understanding: with of.
    • in-law, skilled to just take legal or judicial notice, by a cause or a crime.
    • In addition spelled cognisant.
    • Having cognizance or understanding: with of.
    • In law, skilled to just take legal or judicial notice, at the time of a cause or a crime.
    • additionally spelled cognisant.

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