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EtymologyEdit

From Old French ignorance. Surface analysis: ignore +‎ -ance

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: ĭg'nərəns, IPA(key): /ˈɪɡnəɹəns/
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NounEdit

ignorance (countable and uncountable, plural ignorances)

  1. The condition of being uninformed or uneducated. Lack of knowledge or information.
    Synonyms: blindness, cluelessness, knowledgelessness, unawareness, unknowingness, unknowledge

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French, from Latin ignorantia.

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ignorance f (plural ignorances)

  1. ignorance

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin ignōrantia.

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ignorance f (oblique plural ignorances, nominative singular ignorance, nominative plural ignorances)

  1. ignorance (lacking of knowledge; lack of understanding)
  2. something that one is ignorant of

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