ignorance


ignorance

noun

Definition of IGNORANCE

1
the state of being unaware or uninformed <ignorance of the law is no excuse>
2
the state of being unlearned <with such vast sums spent on education, the level of ignorance among graduating seniors is a national disgrace>
Synonyms illiteracy
Antonyms learning, literacy

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up ignorance? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).