Awareness vs. Knowledge

Awareness vs. Knowledge — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Awareness and Knowledge

Awarenessadjective

Having knowledge or discernment of something

was aware of the difference between the two versions.became aware that the music had stopped.

Knowledgenoun

The state or fact of knowing

Humans naturally aspire to knowledge.

Awarenessadjective

Attentive and well informed

"Most scientists are thoughtful, liberal-minded and socially aware people" (Armand Marie Leroi).

Knowledgenoun

Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study

has great knowledge of these parts.has only limited knowledge of chemistry.

Awarenessadjective

(Archaic) Vigilant; watchful.

Knowledgenoun

The sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned

the extraordinary knowledge housed in the library.

Awarenessnoun

The state or level of consciousness where sense data can be confirmed by an observer.

I gradually passed from sleep to full awareness.

Knowledgenoun

(Archaic) Carnal knowledge.

Awarenessnoun

The state or quality of being aware of something

The awareness of one type of idea naturally fosters an awareness of another idea

Knowledgenoun

The fact of knowing about something; general understanding or familiarity with a subject, place, situation etc.

His knowledge of Iceland was limited to what he'd seen on the Travel Channel.

Awarenessnoun

having knowledge of;

he had no awareness of his mistakeshis sudden consciousness of the problem he facedtheir intelligence and general knowingness was impressive

Knowledgenoun

Awareness of a particular fact or situation; a state of having been informed or made aware of something.

Awarenessnoun

state of elementary or undifferentiated consciousness;

the crash intruded on his awareness

Knowledgenoun

Intellectual understanding; the state of appreciating truth or information.

Knowledge consists in recognizing the difference between good and bad decisions.

Knowledgenoun

Familiarity or understanding of a particular skill, branch of learning etc.

Does your friend have any knowledge of hieroglyphs, perchance?A secretary should have a good knowledge of shorthand.

Knowledgenoun

(philosophical) Justified true belief

Knowledgenoun

Sexual intimacy or intercourse (now usually in phrase carnal knowledge).

Knowledgenoun

(obsolete) Information or intelligence about something; notice.

Knowledgenoun

The total of what is known; all information and products of learning.

His library contained the accumulated knowledge of the Greeks and Romans.

Knowledgenoun

(countable) Something that can be known; a branch of learning; a piece of information; a science.

Knowledgenoun

(obsolete) Acknowledgement.

Knowledgenoun

(obsolete) Notice, awareness.

Knowledgenoun

The deep familiarity with certain routes and places of interest required by taxicab drivers working in London, England.

Knowledgeverb

(obsolete) To confess as true; to acknowledge.

Knowledgenoun

the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning