Meaning of subliminal
Pronunciation: (sub-lim'u-nl), [key]
— adj. Psychol.
- 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.
- subliminal (Thesaurus)