consciously


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Antonyms for consciously

with awareness

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I don't think I have wronged, seriously, many persons; certainly not consciously.
Yet for the most part they can only do it because women choose more or less consciously to let them do so.
Twelve years had changed Anne from the blooming, silent, unformed girl of fifteen, to the elegant little woman of seven-and-twenty, with every beauty except bloom, and with manners as consciously right as they were invariably gentle; and twelve years had transformed the fine-looking, well-grown Miss Hamilton, in all the glow of health and confidence of superiority, into a poor, infirm, helpless widow, receiving the visit of her former protegee as a favour; but all that was uncomfortable in the meeting had soon passed away, and left only the interesting charm of remembering former partialities and talking over old times.
Their motionless shutters became as expressive as eyes consciously closed, and I took comfort in thinking that at all events through invisible themselves they saw me between the lashes.
It had been many a day, many a year, since he had consciously observed his wife.
But he never consciously carried his actions outside the sphere of his own duty; and in this case the two attitudes were aptly tested.
She continued to gaze at him through the twilight with a mien of wan authority, as of one consciously singled out for a great fate.
Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
He was still thinking about the people in the house which he had left; but instead of remembering, with whatever accuracy he could, their looks and sayings, he had consciously taken leave of the literal truth.
But there was nothing of an ascetic's expression in her bright full eyes, as she looked before her, not consciously seeing, but absorbing into the intensity of her mood, the solemn glory of the afternoon with its long swathes of light between the far-off rows of limes, whose shadows touched each other.
I was not consciously his admirer till I began to read, when I was fourteen, a little volume of his essays, made up, I dare say, from the
As it is impossible to be outside God, the best is consciously to dwell in Him.
She did this consciously, but deeper than all consciousness, and intangible as gossamer, were the effects of this.
His ancestors had been deliberately and consciously chosen by men, who, somewhere in the forgotten past, had taken the wild-dog and made it into the thing they visioned and admired and desired it to be.
For the first time he became himself, consciously and deliberately at first, but soon lost in the joy of creating in making life as he knew it appear before his listeners' eyes.