adjective knowl·edge·less \-jlə̇s\

Definition of knowledgeless

  1. :  devoid of knowledge :  ignorant naked and knowledgeless — Carl Sandburg

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Circa 1843

First Known Use of knowledgeless

circa 1843

Seen and Heard

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


capable of being understood in two ways

Get Word of the Day daily email!