Synonyms for sentience

Synonyms for (noun) sentience

Synonyms: sentience

Definition: the readiness to perceive sensations; elementary or undifferentiated consciousness

Usage: gave sentience to slugs and newts- Richard Eberhart

Similar words: liveness, aliveness, animateness

Definition: the property of being animated; having animal life as distinguished from plant life

Synonyms: sensation, sense, sensory faculty, sentience, sentiency

Definition: the faculty through which the external world is apprehended

Usage: in the dark he had to depend on touch and on his senses of smell and hearing

Similar words: faculty, mental faculty, module

Definition: one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind

Synonyms: sentience, awareness

Definition: state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness

Usage: the crash intruded on his awareness

Similar words: consciousness

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

Usage: he lost consciousness

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