AskDefine | Define ignorance

Dictionary Definition

ignorance n : the lack of knowledge or education

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English

Etymology

From ignorance.

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. The condition of being uninformed or uneducated. Lacking knowledge or information.

Translations

The condition of being uninformed or uneducated.

French

Etymology

From ignorantia.

Noun

fr-noun f

Extensive Definition

Ignorance is the condition of being uninformed or uneducated, lacking knowledge or information. It may also refer to:
ignorance in Japanese: 無知

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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