Ignorance definition

ĭgnər-əns
The condition or quality of being ignorant; lack of knowledge, education, etc.
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The condition of being uneducated, unaware, or uninformed.
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Unawareness (of)
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The condition of being uninformed or uneducated. Lack of knowledge or information.
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A personification of ignorance.
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The definition of ignorance is being unaware, uneducated or unknowledgeable.

An example of ignorance is someone showing up to a fancy cocktail party in a casual outfit.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
ignorance
Plural:
ignorances

Origin of ignorance

  • From Old French ignorance.

    From Wiktionary