-conscious

[[t]kɒ̱nʃəs[/t]]
COMB in ADJ-GRADED
-conscious combines with words such as `health', `fashion', `politically', and `environmentally' to form adjectives which describe someone who believes that the aspect of life indicated is important.

We're all becoming increasingly health-conscious these days...

Environmentally conscious West Germans are worried about the pollution the car produces.

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English dictionary. 2008.

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