connaissance

DEFINITIONS OF: connaissance

n personal knowledge or information about someone or something

n knowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction

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donnée, élément
an item of factual information derived from measurement or research
donnée, fait
a piece of information about circumstances that exist or events that have occurred
exemple, modèle
an item of information that is typical of a class or group
condition, considération
information that should be kept in mind when making a decision
preuve, terres
your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief
stimulant, stimulus
any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
lecture
a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument
cas
the actual state of things
détail, point
an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole
fait actuel
the facts about an actual situation
vérité
a fact that has been verified
exception
an instance that does not conform to a rule or generalization
échantillon
a small part of something intended as representative of the whole
preuve
any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something
démenti, falsification, réfutation
any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something
trace
evidence pointing to a possible solution
stimulus positif
a stimulus with desirable consequences
stimulus négatif
a stimulus with undesirable consequences
statistique
a datum that can be represented numerically
symptôme
(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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savoir
the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

n having knowledge of

Synonyms:
intelligence
Types:
conscience de soi
awareness of your own individuality
conscience, notion
a general conscious awareness
sens de l'orientation
an awareness of your orientation in space
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acquis
a clear and certain mental apprehension

n a person with whom you are acquainted

Synonyms:
amie
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inconnu, étranger
anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
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compagnon de chambre
someone who occupies the same sleeping quarters as yourself
compagnon de camp
someone who lives in the same camp you do
rapport, relations
(usually plural) a person who is influential and to whom you are connected in some way (as by family or friendship)
dernier
a man at one end of a row of people
camarade de table, commensal
(nautical) an associate with whom you share meals in the same mess (as on a ship)
camarade d'école, camarade de classe
an acquaintance that you go to school with
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homme, individu, mortel, être
a human being

n the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

Synonyms:
savoir
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mort
the personification of death
diable
evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris
lilliputien
a 6-inch tall inhabitant of Lilliput in a novel by Jonathan Swift
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cerveau, esprit
that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason
place
an abstract mental location
connaissances publiques
knowledge that is available to anyone
capacité, habileté
possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
incapacité, incompétence
lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something
thésaurus, vocabulaire
a language user's knowledge of words
pratique
knowledge of how something is usually done
facteur
something immaterial (as a circumstance or influence) that contributes to producing a result
équivalent
a person or thing equal to another in value or measure or force or effect or significance etc
processus cognitif
(psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents
processus inconscient
a mental process that you are not directly aware of
structure
the complex composition of knowledge as elements and their combinations
contenu, objet mental
the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
attitude, mentalité
a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways
caboche, tête
an informal British expression for head or mind
lumière
public awareness
ego, moi
(psychoanalysis) the conscious mind
inconscient
that part of the mind wherein psychic activity takes place of which the person is unaware
subconscient
psychic activity just below the level of awareness
know-how
the (technical) knowledge and skill required to do something
intelligence
the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
aptitude, disposition, disposition naturelle, don, talent
inherent ability
capacité, performance
the power to learn or retain knowledge; in law, the ability to understand the facts and significance of your behavior
capacité créatrice, créativité
the ability to create
adresse, habileté
ability to produce solutions in some problem domain
acquis
an ability that has been acquired by training
art, talent
more than ordinary ability
trou
an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension
inintelligence, stupidité
a poor ability to understand or to profit from experience
inaptitude, incapacité
a lack of aptitude
incapacité
lack of intellectual power
inhabilité, maladresse
a lack of cognitive skill
manque de créativité
a lack of creativity
faculté
one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
coutume, habitude, moeurs
a specific practice of long standing
convention, règle
something regarded as a normative example
héritage
practices that are handed down from the past by tradition
difficulté
a factor causing trouble in achieving a positive result or tending to produce a negative result
facteur déterminant
a determining or causal element or factor
remplaçant, substitut
a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
processus cognitif de base
cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge
arrangement, organisation, système
an organized structure for arranging or classifying
processus cognitif de haut niveau
cognitive processes that presuppose the availability of knowledge and put it to use
incompréhension
an inability to understand
moeurs
an inherited pattern of thought or action
objet
the focus of cognitions or feelings
sujet
some situation or event that is thought about
donnée, élément
an item of factual information derived from measurement or research
donnée, fait
a piece of information about circumstances that exist or events that have occurred
exemple, modèle
an item of information that is typical of a class or group
condition, considération
information that should be kept in mind when making a decision
preuve, terres
your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief
stimulant, stimulus
any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
idée
the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about
centre, coeur, noyau
the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
représentation
a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
forme
a perceptual structure
croyance
any cognitive content held as true
incrédulité
a rejection of belief
but
the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it
éducation
knowledge acquired by learning and instruction
expérience, pratique
the content of direct observation or participation in an event
culture
all the knowledge and values shared by a society
savoir, science
knowledge gained through tradition or anecdote
ignorance
the lack of knowledge or education
base de connaissance, domaine de connaissance
the content of a particular field of knowledge
croyance
the mental attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true
attitude défensive
an attitude of defensiveness (especially in the phrase `on the defensive')
grands moyens
a no-nonsense attitude in business or politics
mentalité
a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations
paternalisme
the attitude (of a person or a government) that subordinates should be controlled in a fatherly way for their own good
point de vue, position
a rationalized mental attitude
inclinaison, tendance
an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others
tolérance
willingness to recognize and respect the beliefs or practices of others
intolérance
unwillingness to recognize and respect differences in opinions or beliefs
considération, respect
an attitude of admiration or esteem
vénération
a reverent mental attitude
orientation
an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs
condensation
(psychoanalysis) an unconscious process whereby two ideas or images combine into a single symbol; especially in dreams
mécanisme de défense
(psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires
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chose du psychisme
a feature of the mental life of a living organism

n an alert cognitive state in which you are aware of yourself and your situation

Synonyms:
conscience
Antonyms:
inconscience
a state lacking normal awareness of the self or environment
Types:
conscience
state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness
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état cognitif
the state of a person's cognitive processes