environmentally aware

An awareness of the dangers and threats to the environment caused by vehicle use and the taking of appropriate action to avoid them

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • aware — 1. Aware is generally predicative in use, i.e. it stands after a noun or as a complement after a verb such as be, become, grow, seem, etc. It can be followed by of or a that clause: • I had to be aware of…the balance between committed pro… …   Modern English usage

  • aware — a|ware W1S1 [əˈweə US əˈwer] adj [not before noun] [: Old English; Origin: gewAr, from wAr; WARY] 1.) if you are aware that a situation exists, you realize or know that it exists aware of ▪ The children are aware of the danger of taking drugs. ▪… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • aware — a|ware [ ə wer ] adjective *** 1. ) never before noun knowing about a situation or a fact: As far as I m aware, he didn t say anything of the kind. aware of: They re aware of the dangers. aware that: I was not aware that she had already spoken to …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • aware — adjective (not before noun) 1 if you are aware that something such as a problem or a dangerous situation exists, you realize that it exists: aware that: Were you aware that your son was having difficulties at school? (+ of): Most smokers are… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • aware */*/*/ — UK [əˈweə(r)] / US [əˈwer] adjective 1) [never before noun] knowing about a situation or a fact As far as I m aware, he didn t say anything of the kind. aware of: They re aware of the dangers. aware that: I was not aware that she had already… …   English dictionary

  • aware*/*/*/ — [əˈweə] adj 1) knowing about a situation or fact Ant: unaware As far as I m aware, he didn t tell her anything.[/ex] I was not aware that she had already spoken to you.[/ex] They re aware of the dangers.[/ex] I was well aware of this fact.[/ex]… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • aware — adjective 1) she is aware of the dangers Syn: conscious of, mindful of, informed about, acquainted with, familiar with, alive to, alert to; informal clued in to, wise to, in the know about, hip to; formal cognizant of; archaic ware of Ant:… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • aware — adjective 1) she is aware of the dangers Syn: conscious of, mindful of, informed about, acquainted with, familiar with, alive to, alert to; informal wise to, in the know about 2) environmentally aware Syn: sensitive …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • aware — See environmentally aware …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Environmentally friendly — (also eco friendly, nature friendly, and green) are terms used to refer to goods and services, laws, guidelines and policies claimed to inflict minimal or no harm on the environment.[1] Companies sometimes use these terms to promote goods and… …   Wikipedia

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