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Aware vs Notified - What's the difference?

aware | notified |

As an adjective aware

is vigilant or on one's guard against danger or difficulty.

As a verb notified is

past tense of notify.

aware

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Vigilant or on one's guard against danger or difficulty.
  • Conscious or having knowledge of something.
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    Synonyms

    * (sense, on one's guard) wary, watchful, sensitive, alert, attentive, observant * (conscious of something) apprised, informed, cognizant, conscious, mindful

    Antonyms

    * unaware

    Derived terms

    * awareness * unaware

    notified

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (notify)

  • notify

    English

    Verb

    (en-verb)
  • To give (someone) notice of (something).
  • Synonyms

    * apprise * inform