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nescience

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of nescience

  1. the state of being unaware or uninformed <the appalling nescience of today's high schoolers concerning international affairs> Synonyms benightedness, cluelessness, incognizance, innocence, ignorance, obliviousness, unawareness, unfamiliarityRelated Words callowness, greenness, inexperience, naïveté (also naivete or naiveté), rawness, simpleness, unsophisticationNear Antonyms experience, know-how; sophisticationAntonyms acquaintance, awareness, cognizance, familiarity




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