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unknowledgable

Definition:

unaware because of a lack of relevant information or knowledge

Class:

adjective (modifies a noun)

Comparative:

more unknowledgable

Superlative:

most unknowledgable

Similar to:

uninformed

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Agnosticism

the view that the existence or non-existence of any deity is unknown and possibly unknowable. More specifically, agnosticism is the view that the truth values of certain claims--especially claims about the existence or non-existence of any deity, as... (39 of 6330 words, 4 images)

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Collins Dictionary:

unknowledgeable

not knowledgeable (2 of 165 words, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/unknowledgeable

Wiktionary:

unknowledgeable

Lacking knowledge, ignorant naive or foolish. (6 of 7 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/unknowledgeable

Merriam-Webster:

ignorance | benightedness [synonym] | cluelessness [synonym] | incognizance [synonym] | innocence [synonym] | nescience [synonym] | obliviousness [synonym] | unawareness [synonym] | unfamiliarity [synonym]

the state or fact of being ignorant; lack of knowledge, education, or awareness (13 of 88 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/ignorance

unknowing [entry 1, adjective] | aw-shucks [synonym] | dewy [synonym] | dewy-eyed [synonym] | green [synonym] | ingenuous [synonym] | innocent [synonym] | naïf [synonym] | primitive [synonym] | ...

not knowing (2 of 146 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/unknowing

Oxford Dictionary:

unknowing | unknowingly [derived] | unknowingness [derived]

not knowing or aware | [literary] | lack of awareness or knowledge. (10 of 43 words, 3 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/unknowing

Macmillan British Dictionary:

unknowing

not knowing what kind of situation you are involved in, for example because someone has tricked or cheated you (19 of 42 words, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/unknowing

Cambridge Dictionary:

unknowing [literary] | unknowingly [adverb, derived]

not conscious of a particular situation or problem (8 of 23 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/unknowing

Random House Dictionary:

unknowing

ignorant or unaware. (3 of 13 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/unknowing

New World Dictionary:

unknowing | unknowingly [adverb, related]

not knowing; ignorant or unaware (5 of 9 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/unknowing

American Heritage Dictionary:

unknowing | unknowingly [adverb, related]

Not knowing; unaware. (3 of 8 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/unknowing

Encarta Dictionary:

unknowing | unknowingly [adverb, derived]

unwitting or lacking awareness | not intended (6 of 21 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861708163​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio reference

the Free Dictionary:

unknowledgeable

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "unknowledgeable"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "unknowledgeable"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/unknowledgeable

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