existing or operating below the threshold of consciousness; being or employing stimuli insufficiently intense to produce a discrete sensation but often being or designed to be intense enough to influence the mental processes or the behavior of the individual:
a subliminal stimulus; subliminal advertising.
resulting from processes of which the individual is not aware
(of stimuli) less than the minimum intensity or duration required to elicit a response
subliminal sub·lim·i·nal (sŭb-lĭm’ə-nəl)
Below the threshold of conscious perception. Used of stimuli.
Inadequate to produce conscious awareness but able to evoke a response.
- Subliminal perception
noun 1. (psychol) perception of or reaction to a stimulus that occurs without awareness or consciousness Also called subception
noun, plural sublimities for 2. 1. the state or quality of being sublime. 2. a sublime person or thing.
adjective 1. of, consisting of, or using lines: linear design. 2. pertaining to or represented by lines: linear dimensions. 3. extended or arranged in a line: a linear series. 4. involving measurement in one dimension only; pertaining to length: linear measure. 5. of or relating to the characteristics of a work of art in which […]
adjective 1. situated under the tongue, or on the underside of the tongue. noun 2. a sublingual gland, artery, or the like. adjective 1. (anatomy) situated beneath the tongue sublingual sub·lin·gual (sŭb-lĭng’gwəl) adj. Below or beneath the tongue; hypoglossal.